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    I was/had been at work

    I had been at work but I'm going now to my brother's house.
    I was at work but I'm going now to my brother's house.

    Which one is correct? and why?

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    Re: I was/had been at work

    The second sounds better. There's no apparent need for the past perfect there.

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