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We have the example - "It's high time we went", but you could also say:Does that help?
- It's time we went, or
- It's about time we went
and you can use a continuous form as well:
- It's time we were going
- It's about time we were going, and
- It's high time we were going
The past form in these examples is, I think, the subjunctive form of the verb. The subjunctive is often used when we talk about unreal or imagined situations.
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