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    #1

    did not / have not

    I did not repeat/have not repeated that/the mistake since you corrected it.

    Which words should I use?

    Thanks in advance.


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    #2

    Re: did not / have not

    When we want to say the result of some action till the moment in the present, we should use present perfect tense. Otherwise, to just refer to an action in the past , use simple past .

    In your example, use present perfect tense

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    #3

    Re: did not / have not

    Thanks.

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    #4

    Wink Re: did not / have not

    I have not repeated that mistake since you corrected it.

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