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    I am learning english.I have 2 statements.I want to say that,there was a person who was a doctor.which is correct from below 2 statements.

    1>He was used to be a doctor.
    2>He is used to be doctor.

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    Re: used to

    Quote Originally Posted by rajpan06 View Post
    I am learning English. I have two statements. [Leave a space after a full stop] I want to say that there was a person who was a doctor. Which is correct of the following two statements?

    1>He was used to be a doctor.
    2>He is used to be doctor.
    Neither is correct.

    'He used to be a doctor.'

    Please note my corrections to your post.

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    Re: used to

    Quote Originally Posted by rajpan06 View Post
    I am learning English. I have 2 statements. I want to say that there was a person who was a doctor. Which one is correct?

    1>He was used to be a doctor.
    2>He is used to be doctor.
    Neither one is correct. "He used to be a doctor" is the correct way to say it.

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    Re: used to

    Snap again, bhai!

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