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    He has lived / has been living with his paternal grandparents since she was two years

    He has lived / has been living with his paternal grandparents since she was two years old.

    Can either verb be used?

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    Re: He has lived / has been living with his paternal grandparents since she was two y

    The older he is, the more likely we are to use the non-progressive form.

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    Re: He has lived / has been living with his paternal grandparents since she was two y

    Did you mean 'he' instead of 'she'?

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    Re: He has lived / has been living with his paternal grandparents since she was two y

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    Did you mean 'he' instead of 'she'?
    Thanks, Rover.

    You're correct. A serious typo, indeed.

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    Re: He has lived / has been living with his paternal grandparents since she was two y

    It's not the end of the world. I bet nobody else noticed.

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    Re: He has lived / has been living with his paternal grandparents since she was two y

    Quote Originally Posted by Rover_KE View Post
    It's not the end of the world. I bet nobody else noticed.
    I didn't.

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