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    Default how long have you taught

    Hello,

    I've seen the following sentences in grammars:

    I've taught at this university for 10 years
    I've driven for over 15 years

    Assumuing they are good English, is it possible to ask

    How long have you taught?
    How long have you driven?

    My grammar insists on 'have you been teaching" and doesn't give any alternative answers.

    Thank you!

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    Default Re: how long have you taught

    Quote Originally Posted by Verona_82 View Post
    How long have you taught?
    How long have you driven?

    My grammar insists on 'have you been teaching" and doesn't give any alternative answers.
    I think that the progressive form is more likely, but I don't consider the non-progressive form wrong.

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