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    #1

    many sentences

    I'll be back soon.
    I'll be back in 2 days.
    I've been living here since 1990.
    I've been living here for a long time.
    I've been living here over/for the last 3 years.
    I've lived here over/for the last 3 years.
    You'll have to walk until the intersection of Younge and Dundas.
    You'll have to walk all the way to the intersection of Young and Dundas.
    I'd have visited you last year if you had invited me.
    I'd have visited you last year if I had been invited.


    please, are these sentences good and natural English?
    thanks.

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    #2

    Re: many sentences

    Quote Originally Posted by jctgf View Post
    I'll be back soon.
    I'll be back in 2 days.
    I've been living here since 1990.
    I've been living here for a long time.
    I've been living here over/for the last 3 years.
    I've lived here over/for the last 3 years.
    You'll have to walk until the intersection of Younge and Dundas.
    You'll have to walk all the way to the intersection of Young and Dundas.
    I'd have visited you last year if you had invited me.
    I'd have visited you last year if I had been invited.

    please, are these sentences good and natural English?
    thanks.
    I've been living here over/for the last 3 years.
    I've lived here over/for the last 3 years.


    rather than over/for in teh above sentences use 'since'

    rest all sounds ok to me

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