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    what is the difference between present perfect and perfect continious

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    For actions:
    present perfect simle- finished but connected to now
    present perfect continuous- unfinished

    For states:
    present perfect simple-unfinished but long-term
    present perfect continuous- unfished but short-term

    These are not all inclusive definitions, but they do cover a lot of bases.

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