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    #1

    It................... a long time since I met you.

    It................... a long time since I met you.
    a-was
    b-is
    c-has been
    My answer is
    b-is
    But can we use a or c?

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    #2

    Re: It................... a long time since I met you.

    My answer is c.

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    #3

    Re: It................... a long time since I met you.

    The correct answer is c.

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    #4

    Re: It................... a long time since I met you.

    Quote Originally Posted by jutfrank View Post
    The correct answer is c.

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    #5

    Re: It................... a long time since I met you.

    English Grammar in Use. Right?
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    #6

    Re: It................... a long time since I met you.

    Yes,you are right.
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    #7

    Re: It................... a long time since I met you.

    Quote Originally Posted by abo.omar View Post
    Yes, you are right.
    Note my correction above. You must put a space after every comma, full stop, exclamation mark and question mark.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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