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Kirk's picture
19 November, 2019 - 06:11
Hello Anubhav In most cases, including sentences 1-3 above, the past simple can be used in place of the past perfect. The past perfect makes the sequence of events clearer because it clearly shows...
Kirk's picture
19 November, 2019 - 06:11
Hello Dipak Gandhi Verbs can have several different 'moods'. If you read about the different moods on the page I linked to, you can learn more about this. All the best Kirk The LearnEnglish Team
Kirk's picture
19 November, 2019 - 06:11
Hello Wiz4it There are different ways of referring to these kinds of structures, but the one I'm most familiar with is the one used on this page: the idea of sentences with 'dummy subjects' (follow...