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    It's been a long time without

    Hi guys,

    Can we say "It's been a long time without(eating, him, talking to him or you)"?

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    Re: It's been a long time without

    You need to make the various options clearer.

    For example, 'It's been a long time since I've eaten'.

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    Re: It's been a long time without

    Okay, so we can't simply say "It's been a long time without eating". We need to use since after it. Like "It's been a long time since I met him or I ate something". But it is not mandatory to use past after since present perfect can also be used. Is it correct?

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    Re: It's been a long time without

    It's a long time since I ate.
    It's been a long time since I ate.

    I once went six days without eating. That's a long time without eating!
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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