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    which one is correct

    Hi dear experts, could you tell which sentence is correct:

    1. "We had run about a mile when we noticed that ......."
    2. We had been running about a mile when we noticed that......"

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    Re: which one is correct

    Quote Originally Posted by snade17 View Post
    Hi dear experts, could you tell which sentence is correct:

    1. "We had run about a mile when we noticed that ......."
    2. We had been running about a mile when we noticed that......"
    Both are correct.

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    Re: which one is correct

    Thank you very much!

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