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    Default till or untill two months ago

    "Does this guy ring any bells?"

    "That's George.Head of security. He was my boss until two months ago when she fired him." Is it OK with "untill two months"?
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    Default Re: till or untill two months ago

    *Not a teacher

    Either until or till. Untill is not correct. I would also use a perfect tense.

    He had been my boss until two months ago when she fired him.

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    Default Re: till or untill two months ago

    Quote Originally Posted by SirGod View Post
    *Not a teacher

    Either until or till. Untill is not correct. I would also use a perfect tense.

    He had been my boss until two months ago when she fired him.
    I was going to ask if the past simple is correct in this sentence.

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    Default Re: till or untill two months ago

    The past simple is more natural, in my opinion.

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