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    past simple past perfect

    I had never been to a theatre before I went to see Romeo and Juliet in London.
    Of course I had watched plays on television but I really wanted to see a live performance. A friend of mine had agreed to come with me.




    My question is is it had agreed or agreed better????????!!!!!!???? Please explain why????!!!!???? Thanks!
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    Re: past simple past perfect

    Both work- the past perfect just indicates that the agreement had taken place earlier.

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    Re: past simple past perfect

    Welcome to the forum, m1234.

    Students reading your post will be amazed to find a teacher using strings of unnecessary punctuation marks.

    We spend a lot of our time here insisting that standard English requires the use of only single question marks and exclamation marks.

    You can use the 'Edit Post' button to set a better example to learners.

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    Re: past simple past perfect

    Students reading your post yould me amazed to find that a retired teacher would use methods like offending and not replying to questions and deleting comments....

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    Re: past simple past perfect

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