Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Been vs. Gone

  1. #1
    Anonymous Guest

    Been vs. Gone

    Please give an example sentence for each word that makes the meaning clear AND explain the difference in meaning and usage for the words been and gone.

  2. #2
    Tdol is offline Editor, UsingEnglish.com
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • Japan
    Join Date
    Nov 2002
    Posts
    43,975
    Post Thanks / Like
    You have to wait until he gets back- he's gone to the bank. (not returned yet)

    Ask him if you need some money- he's just been to the bank. (returned)


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •