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    #1

    the tense

    Hi

    Which is better:

    1. I've lived in Ireland for the last 5 years
    2. I lived in Ireland for the last 5 years

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    #2

    Re: the tense

    1. I've lived in Ireland for the last 5 years
    (means that you are currently living there and have lived there for the past 5 years)

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