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    Can we use this structure to refer to future as well? " Having+PP"

    Hi

    Can we say "having taken out the visa, you will be able to go abroad". I mean are there any specific rules regarding the tense of the sentence following "having+PP"? Can we use past, present and future tenses?
    Are these sentences correct?
    1. Having posted the letter, she went home.
    2. Having taught her, I always go out.
    3. Having done the exercises, you should revise for the exam.

    Thanks a million.

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    Re: Can we use this structure to refer to future as well? " Having+PP"

    1. Having posted the letter, she went home. Sounds all right

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    Re: Can we use this structure to refer to future as well? " Having+PP"

    Quote Originally Posted by Bennevis View Post
    1. Having posted the letter, she went home. Sounds all right
    Thanks. So you mean the other two examples aren't correct grammatically?

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    Re: Can we use this structure to refer to future as well? " Having+PP"

    Quote Originally Posted by moonlike View Post
    Thanks. So you mean the other two examples aren't correct grammatically?
    2 and 3 are not natural.

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