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    in the previous summers

    Is it correct to say: "I often went swimming in the previous summers. I have not gone swimming this summer."?

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    Re: in the previous summers

    No. "I often went swimming in the summer. I have not gone swimming this summer."

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    Re: in the previous summers

    It did not sound correct to me as well, that's why I asked. :)
    I know that it can be said in that way, but how can I emphasize that, for instance, I was doing that only for 2 previous summers?

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    Re: in the previous summers

    "I went swimming often in the past two summers, but I have not gone swimming this summer."

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    Re: in the previous summers

    Would it be correct: 'in the previous two summers'? (previous instead of past)

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    Re: in the previous summers

    Yes.

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    Re: in the previous summers

    Okay, thank you : )

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    Re: in the previous summers

    You don't have to post a separate message to say thank you. Just click on the thank you button in the lower left side.

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