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    Cool present perfect vs present perfect progressive

    Present perfect progressive and Present perfect are sometimes both possible, with a slight difference of emphasis.(Michael Swan)

    e.g It's been raining/It's rained steadily sincle last saturday.


    Is present perfect progressive more emphasis than Present perfect in the above sentences?

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    Re: present perfect vs present perfect progressive

    I fail to perceive any difference in emphasis.

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