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    nyugaton is offline Junior Member
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    Default I'm qualified...since the time...

    I'm qualified to be a travel consultant since passing the national examination.
    Do "since" and the present tense coexist in one sentence like that? I learned that "since" appear always with the perfect tense.

    eg. I have been qualified... since...

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    Default Re: I'm qualified...since the time...

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    Yes, I would like to see 'have been qualified', too.
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