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    A general question on using the verb 'had' with other verbs

    Is it improper to use had with other verbs? For example, 'it had rained earlier this evening'?

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    Re: A general question on using the verb 'had' with other verbs

    I find it hard to believe your native language is American English.

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    Re: A general question on using the verb 'had' with other verbs

    In that use, "had" is part of the past perfect tense.

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