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    #1

    It has been / is ... since he left home...

    It has been / is three full years since the man left his wife and home.

    Can I use either 'has been' or 'is'?

    Thanks.
    Last edited by Tan Elaine; 05-Aug-2012 at 14:24.

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    Re: It has been / is ... since he left home...

    Yes

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