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    It had been more than 2 months.

    Hi guys.

    Please check. "It had been more than 2 months, since I last spoke to him or had spoken to him". Do we need to use past perfect or simple in this kund of structure.

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    Re: It had been more than 2 months.

    Only one past perfect is needed. "It had been more than 2 months since I last spoke to him".
    Last edited by Tdol; 04-Jun-2014 at 10:57. Reason: Removing rogue comma

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    Re: It had been more than 2 months.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    Hi guys.

    Please check. "It had been more than 2 months, since I last spoke to him or had spoken to him". Do we need to use past perfect or past simple in this kund of structure?
    You need to read your posts before you submit them. In almost every one of your posts, there is at least one spelling error. Be more careful.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #4

    Re: It had been more than 2 months.

    Sorry thos happens because of my phone.

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    #5

    Re: It had been more than 2 months.

    It sounds like a pretext.

    Not a teacher.

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    #6

    Re: It had been more than 2 months.

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    Only one past perfect is needed. "It had been more than 2 months, since I last spoke to him".
    I see no reason for the comma.

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    #7

    Re: It had been more than 2 months.

    I agree about the comma. I copied that part from the OP's question and failed to notice it.

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