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    #1

    "This is the first time I have been on a plane."

    "This is the first time I have been on a plane."

    "I have never been on a plane before."

    "This is the first time I am flying. I have never flown before."

    "This is the first time I have flown. I never flew before."

    Please check.

  2. Piscean's Avatar
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    #2

    Re: "This is the first time I have been on a plane."

    "This is the first time I have been on a plane."
    "I have never been on a plane before."
    "I have never flown before."
    "This is the first time I have flown."

    Those are fine.


    "I never flew before."

    This is not natural in BrE.

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