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    #1

    Ι had eaten cake before I went to school.

    If we do not use Past Perfect but Past Simple "I ate cake before I went to school",is it acceptable too?

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    Re: Ι had eaten cake before I went to school.

    Yes.

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    Re: Ι had eaten cake before I went to school.

    And more likely.

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