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    Question simple past

    "She wore black dress".
    This sentence is simple past but if we want to say that 'she used to wear black dress' then also can we use this sentence?

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    Re: simple past

    Quote Originally Posted by payal desai View Post
    "She wore a black dress".
    This sentence is simple past but if we want to say that 'she used to wear a black dress' then also can we use this sentence?
    Yes, but it does not convey exactly the same meaning.

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    Question Re: simple past

    Then when can we use use such sentences?

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    Re: simple past

    Quote Originally Posted by payal desai View Post
    Then when can we use use such sentences?
    When we use the past simple, we normally have an explicit or implicit time point or period.

    She wore a black dress to the office party last Friday.
    She wore a black dress for a year after her cat died.

    'used to
    ' tells us that the situation no longer happens.

    She used to wear a black dress to church, but now we've even seen her there in trousers.

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