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    #1

    past tense

    Is this sentence wrong?


    They moved to Canada after they lived in New York for three years.


    Thanks.

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    Re: past tense

    Quote Originally Posted by doraemonz View Post
    Is this sentence wrong?


    They moved to Canada after they lived in New York for three years.


    Thanks.
    "They moved to Canada after they had lived in New York for three years."

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    #3

    Re: past tense

    You can also say "They moved to Canada after living in New York for three years."
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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