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  1. Yourjones

    because I am/was ill


    I was writing to someone to explain why I haven't been to Seoul as scheduled. The fact is I am still ill at the time I write to my friend now.

    "I had a bit of delay in Singapore before I returned to Seoul yesterday, because I am/was ill".

    What is the right tense to use?


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    Re: because I am/was ill

    If you are still ill, use "am".

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