Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: since before

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Academic
      • Native Language:
      • Armenian
      • Home Country:
      • Iran
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Nov 2002
    • Posts: 2,077
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #1

    since before

    Are these sentences correct:
    1-They have had this problem since before you came here.
    2-They have had this problem since long before you came here.

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • English Teacher
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • UK
      • Current Location:
      • Japan

    • Join Date: Nov 2002
    • Posts: 46,368
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2
    Both are fine to me.

  1. MikeNewYork's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Academic
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Nov 2002
    • Posts: 19,956
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #3

    Re: since before

    Quote Originally Posted by navi tasan
    Are these sentences correct:
    1-They have had this problem since before you came here.
    2-They have had this problem since long before you came here.
    Fine with me too. The "long" just adds time to the interval. :wink:

Posting Permissions

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