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    Did I use the past perfect correctly? Thanks.

    Mary had been employed by XXX Company for two years before it was taken over by a new owner. Mary worked for one month for the new owner and then she resigned.

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    Quote Originally Posted by thomas615 View Post
    Did I use the past perfect correctly? Thanks.

    Mary had been employed by XXX Company for two years before it was taken over by a new owner. Mary worked for one month for the new owner and then she resigned.
    Yes, it's fine.

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