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    He .......... here long

    He .......... here long, but he .......... already.......... an impression on the staff.

    A) isn't working / is / making
    B) didn't work / was / made
    C) hasn't been working / has / made
    D) won't work/will / make
    E) hadn't worked / has / made


    Could you explain me why the key is C, why not E?

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    Re: He .......... here long

    Anyone?

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    Re: He .......... here long

    Quote Originally Posted by Volcano1985 View Post
    He .......... here long, but he .......... already.......... an impression on the staff.

    A) isn't working / is / making
    B) didn't work / was / made
    C) hasn't been working / has / made
    D) won't work/will / make
    E) hadn't worked / has / made


    Could you explain me why the key is C, why not E?
    Because by using the past perfect "hadn't worked", you are saying that he no longer works here, which doesn't fit with the rest of the sentence.

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    Re: He .......... here long

    Thank you, bhaisahab.

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