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    By the time

    By the time I got home the sun had been setting down OR
    By the time I got home the sun was setting down.
    Which one is correct?

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    Re: By the time

    Quote Originally Posted by barnej0096 View Post
    By the time I got home the sun had been setting down OR
    By the time I got home the sun was setting down.
    Which one is correct?
    Neither one is natural. "By the time I got home the sun was setting" is correct and natural.

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    Re: By the time

    Or

    By the time I got home the sun had set.

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