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    lynma is offline Newbie
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    Default where were you & where have you been

    where were you & where have you been

    what's the difference between them?

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    Default Re: where were you & where have you been

    Quote Originally Posted by lynma View Post
    where were you & where have you been

    what's the difference between them?
    The first one's in the simple past. The second one's in the present perfect.
    I guess you know the the difference about where you use those two tenses.

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    Default Re: where were you & where have you been

    One of my favourite trivia facts about language. In Korean, you can't actually ask either of those questions simply as in English, but you have to say, "Where did you go and then come back from?"

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