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    #1

    what is the difference

    hello evreybody

    what is the difference between :

    I was lucky.
    I have always been lucky.

    thanks in advance.


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    Re: what is the difference

    What do you think is the difference in meaning?


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    #3

    Re: what is the difference

    I was lucky ,it means before you were lucky,the action not until now.
    i have always been lucky .it's means your are always luncky.the action until now.

    it's like: i was live in nyc.
    i have been lived in nyc for 10 years.

    GOOD LUCK,hope this helps.

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