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    #1

    Question Which one is correct?

    1. I have been writing six letters since morning.
    2. I have written six letters since morning.

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    #2

    Re: Which one is correct?

    Number 2 is much more likely. Number 1 means you are simultaneously writing six letters and have spent the whole morning doing so.
    I am not a teacher.

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    #3

    Re: Which one is correct?

    Only number 1 is both grammatically correct and logical.
    I am not a teacher.

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