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Thread: Been vs. Gone

  1. Anonymous
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    Been vs. Gone

    Please give an example sentence for each word that makes the meaning clear AND explain the difference in meaning and usage for the words been and gone.

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    You have to wait until he gets back- he's gone to the bank. (not returned yet)

    Ask him if you need some money- he's just been to the bank. (returned)


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