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    Default To my knowledge, we followed the same practice in the past years.

    Should we use followed or have followed? I think the latter works better as the present perfect tense should be used?

    thanks

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    Default Re: To my knowledge, we followed the same practice in the past years.

    I believe some more context would be useful.
    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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    Default Re: To my knowledge, we followed the same practice in the past years.

    ... as either tense could be appropriate. (The OP mis-used 'as' - logically, that is, not grammatically. )

    b

    PS There is also the possibility that the speaker is using 'to my knowledge' wrongly, with the intended sense 'This is a fact:...'. Again, context would help.
    Last edited by BobK; 22-Oct-2012 at 12:43. Reason: Added PS

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