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    which tense is better to use (simple past or present perfect)

    Hi everyone.
    which tense is better to use (simple past or present perfect):
    I haven't seen Peter since he began? (or, have begun?) seeing his new girlfriend.

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    Re: which tense is better to use (simple past or present perfect)

    Quote Originally Posted by ali.protocol View Post
    Hi everyone.
    Which tense is better to use, simple past or present perfect?

    I haven't seen Peter since he began/have begun seeing his new girlfriend.
    Welcome to the forum.

    Does "he have begun" sound correct to you? Change it to the correct form of the present perfect and then tell us which one you would choose.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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