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  1. Sushebert
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    Past tense vs Past participle

    I had walked to the store (past participle)
    I walked to the store (past tense)

    What is the difference between these two statements and how do you decide which to use?

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    Re: Past tense vs Past participle

    Both are OK depending on what precedes, follows or is included in the same sentence i.e. context. Submit more detail.

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    Re: Past tense vs Past participle

    Quote Originally Posted by Sushebert View Post
    I had walked to the store. (past perfect tense)
    I walked to the store. (simple past tense)
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