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    snoopya1984 is offline Member
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    Default In the past, I was studying to become a doctor.

    Is this grammatically correct?

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    Default Re: In the past, I was studying to become a doctor.

    It's redundant, but not incorrect.

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    Default Re: In the past, I was studying to become a doctor.

    I think" in the past" is needless because "I was" itself shows the tense.

    if you are speaking about particular time you could use "at that time".


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    Default Re: In the past, I was studying to become a doctor.

    Quote Originally Posted by snoopya1984 View Post
    Is this grammatically correct?
    What is it meant to mean? There's nothing wrong grammatically, but it doesn't mean much without more context- why the time reference and why the past progressive?

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