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    I sat on my suitcase as the Swiss train carried me to a meeting I'd dreamed of for two decades. At the end of the journey waited Anne Frank's father, Otto, with whom I had corresponded since I was fourteen.

    What does `corresponded' mean in this sentence?

    Please explain it.

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    Exchanged letters.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    Exchanged letters.
    Thank you Tdol.

    So I guess,
    I had corresponded since I was fourteen = I used to write letter to Otto and in return they write letter. But this process occurred only after when I reached fourteen.

    Am I right?

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    I had corresponded since I was fourteen = I used to write letter to Otto and in return they write letter. But this process occurred only after when I reached fourteen.
    Yes, you got the idea.

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