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    use of past

    I'm often in difficult with using the past, I'm never sure if Ihave to use the past or the present perfect. I known the grammar rule about time and action but in common use it's difficult to apply. Have you any suggestions ?
    (Please, sign my errors) thanks!
    Olly

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    Re: use of past

    Quote Originally Posted by oliva View Post
    I'm often in difficulty with using the past, I'm never sure if Ihave to use the past or the present perfect. I know the grammar rule about time and action but in common use I find it difficult to apply. Have you any suggestions ?
    (Please, correct my errors) thanks!
    Olly
    Can you post an example of where you are finding difficulty

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