What Tense Should Be Appropriate?
Based on some grammar books, we should use the corresponding past tense in a clause...
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Tricky Tense Sequence?
"Before the storm had ended/ended but after the worst had been/was over, the...
"As Were Most Of Her Friends"
In "Practical English Usage", Michael Swan also deals with inversion ("298 inversion...
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It's Been A Long Time Since I've Seen...
Recently I've been increasingly noticing that in movies and TV shows people increasingly...
Present Perfect + While + Past Simple
Hi! Do you think the following sentence is correct? "A magazine for students of...
Usage Of Wish And Hope?
Dear all, I have wrote a few sentences to test out whether I am understand the correct...
That Clause(Noun Clause)?
Hi everybody, Could you please explain me when we use 'past perfect tense' and...
Passage From A Book.
Over the last four hours I jotted half a page of one line story ideas, none of which...
Past Perfect Before The Conjunction "Before...
Hi. Is the part in the past pefert tense with the word "before" making the time...
Past Perfect In Main Clause?
Can the general/main tense of a a peice of writing be in the past perfect tense...
Unreal Tenses?
Unreal tenses use the past tense for present situations and the past perfect for...
Experts On Tenses?
As you know, the time of the action expressed in a main clause can be different...
As, Like, As If?
Hi everybody, I would like to know the answers for the following questions: 1...
Trying To Improve My Grammar Skills; Getting...
Hello, I wish to improve my grammar skills and as a result of it, is being more...
Indirect Question/Noun Clause: Whether...
1a. I was going to ask whether you had the whole DVD collection of the TV sitcom...
“I Got It." Or “I Get It?”
Dear Teacher Thanks for your answers about forfet/forgot. I feel great now. May...
Simple Past Or Present Perfect.
Can someone help me with this questions, I am doing it wrong all the time. Question...
Alice In Wonderland?
"Alice opened the door and found that it led into a small passage, not much larger...
Difference Between Could Help Or Could...
Hi. I think the use of "could save" is correct because I think it could be used...
Past Continuous Tense And Past Perfect...
Please give me with examples when we use past continuous tense and past perfect tense...