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    tense in since-clause

    We have been sad since we ____ the news.
    (A) knew (B) have known
    Which choice is correct?
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    Re: tense in since-clause

    Quote Originally Posted by sitifan View Post
    Whe have been sad since we ____ the news.
    (A) knew (B) have known
    Which choice is correct?
    I think it should be KNEW.

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    Re: tense in since-clause

    He has been a boss since I ____ him.
    (A) have known (B) knew
    Which choice is correct?

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    Re: tense in since-clause

    Quote Originally Posted by sitifan View Post
    He has been a boss since I ____ him.
    (A) have known (B) knew
    Which choice is correct?
    'have known' seems to sound more logical.
    not a teacher.

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