How Many Tenses Are There In English Language...
I was told that there are twelve tenses in English: 1: Simple Present Tense ...
Wish Clauses?
I have heard that Wish clauses can only work with the tenses below Present and...
Past Perfect?
Scenario: There is a sale for this Sony LCD and it's $300. I bought it for $350...
Participle Tenses
If we want to use a participle phrase, how do we express that something happened...
Past Perfect Songs
Hello, Would you be so kind to tell me if there are any songs that can be used for...
Past Tense And Past Perfect Tense?
Ali: I had had my lunch then washed my hands in the canteen this morning. Ali:I...
Simple Past Vs. Past Perfect Tense?
Hi, I was wondering if someone can explain to me the difference between simple past...
As If?
Hi, I was taught to use past tense after the expression "as if" as in "he behaves...
Again Past Perfect?
The large house in a plush district of Pakistan's capital, Islamabad, that was once...
Writing Lyrics: A Few Grammar Questions...
Hi, I am writing English lyrics for my songs, could you please help me with the...
Present Perfect Simple And Past Perfect...
Hi, can someone please explain the difference between those two tenses and when...
Why Until Today Used With Past Continuos...
Dear teachers, As far as I know, until now/today often go with Present perfect...
Tense - Why Wrong? ?
Hi, Please tell me why you think this is wrong. Does 'later' makes the past perfect...
Past Perfect In Dependent Clause?
Hello. This is from James Blunt "Goodbye My Lover": "'Cause I saw the end before...
Past Perfect X Simple Past X Past Perfect...
hello, could you please explain when i use the past perfect, when i use the past...
Past Perfect Vs Past Simple?
Hello all, Do you think that the Past Pefect is unnatural in this context (a description...
When The Teacher (Had) Arrived, They Stopped...
Hello, everyone. One of my grammar books says both past perfect and simple past tense...
Had Been Doing (To Califjim)
Hi, Jim. I'd like you to answer this question. I had been reading a book for...
He Became Uncomfortable, As If He Were...
Hello: Any clear rules on using "were" in "he became uncomfortable, as if he were...
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How Come Is The Perfect Progressive Tense...
Under the sentences I don't know how come the perfect progressive tense is used...