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  1. Newbie
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    He was a teacher.

    He was a teacherThis is present indefinite or present continuous

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    Re: Tense

    Quote Originally Posted by Jadon g View Post
    "He was a teacher."

    Is this is present indefinite or present continuous?
    Welcome to the forum.

    1. Look at my corrections above.
    2. What is the "present indefinite"?
    3. Have you looked in a grammar book or online to find out what tense "He was" is?
    4. Where are you studying English? Do you have a teacher? Are you learning at home?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: He was a teacher.

    Please note that I have changed your thread title.

    Extract from the Posting Guidelines:

    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'

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