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    #1

    switching off the lights

    Which of these sentences are correct?

    1 I remember switching off the lights when I went on holiday.
    2 I remember having switched off the lights when I went on holiday.
    3 I remember that I switched off the lights when I went on holiday.
    4 I remember that I have switched off the lights when I went on holiday.
    5 I remember that I had switched off the lights when I went on holiday.

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    #2

    Re: switching off the lights

    1, 2 and 3 are correct.

    The verb tenses are wrong in 4 and 5.

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