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JMS
  • I'm having practice with past tenses.
  • I'm having practicesing with past tenses.
  • In British English the verb is " practise" and the noun is " practice". In American English both are spelled "practice"
In British English the verb is " practise" and the noun is " practice".
In American English both are spelled "practice"

Feb 6, 2019 18:16 Public Hello, my friends.
tony
  • 4. I haven’t seen anything of Helen lately.
  • 4. I haven’t seen much of Helen lately. [Alternative: I haven't seen Helen at all lately.]
  • It's strange to say "I haven't seen anything" when you saw her two days ago.
It's strange to say "I haven't seen anything" when you saw her two days ago.

Feb 1, 2019 01:56 Public Replace the infinitives in ...
tony
  • Last year I went to another library but I haven’t found as good as this one.
  • Last year I went to another library but I {haven’t found | didn't find} it as good as this one.
  • If you went to the other library once and only once, then the simple past ("didn't find") is better. Use the present perfect only for repeated actions in the past, very recent actions in the past, or actions with a direct effect on the present situation.
If you went to the other library once and only once, then the simple past ("didn't find") is better. Use the present perfect only for repeated actions in the past, very recent actions in the past, or actions with a direct effect on the present situation.

Feb 1, 2019 01:55 Public Replace the infinitives in ...
tony
  • I have visited it once when a youth, and the pictures made a great impression on me.
  • I have visited it once when I was young, and the pictures made a great impression on me.
  • For a single action completed in the past, use the simple past tense.
For a single action completed in the past, use the simple past tense.

Feb 1, 2019 01:53 Public Replace the infinitives in ...
feministlunchbox
  • — When has he fallen ill?
  • — When did he fall ill?

Jul 30, 2015 13:35 Public Present Perfect or Past Sim...

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