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    #1

    Thats why we are practicing/practiced hard today although it is Sunday.

    Our team has fallen from the top of the list to bottom since we won our first game two months ago. Thats why we are practicing hard today although it is Sunday.
    In the quotes, can I use "practiced" (the simple past tense) instead? Which tense is better here?

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    #2

    Re: Thats why we are practicing/practiced hard today although it is Sunday.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

    If they're still practising, "are practising" is correct.
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    Re: Thats why we are practicing/practiced hard today although it is Sunday.

    If they've finished practicing, what verb tense should I use?

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    #4

    Re: Thats why we are practicing/practiced hard today although it is Sunday.

    In that case, both "practiced" and "have practiced" are possible, in my opinion.

    By the way, have you ever clicked on 'Like/Thank', z7655431?


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    #5

    Re: Thats why we are practicing/practiced hard today although it is Sunday.

    I would only use past tense if you are finished practicing for the day.

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