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    #1

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    Which is correct form

    When did he go home? or When does he go home?

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    #2

    Re: Does

    Quote Originally Posted by hypnome View Post
    Which is correct form

    When did he go home? or When does he go home?

    Thank you
    They are both possible.

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    Re: Does

    Quote Originally Posted by hypnome View Post
    Which is correct form

    When did he go home? or When does he go home?

    Thank you
    One is in the present tense and the other in past tense. They therefore mean different things.

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    Re: Does

    Quote Originally Posted by hypnome View Post
    Which is correct form

    When did he go home? or When does he go home?

    Thank you
    The second is also an example of the present tense being used to indicate the future.

    "I see that your brother is still here. When does he go home?" = "I see that your brother is still here. When will he go home?"
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 28-Aug-2011 at 12:24. Reason: typo

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