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    please it is urgent

    which one is correct?

    Is he back yet?

    Was he back yet?


    thank you in advance

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    #2

    Re: please it is urgent

    Quote Originally Posted by mr.ars View Post
    which one is correct?

    Is he back yet?

    Was he back yet?


    thank you in advance
    'Is he back yet?' is a sentence in the present tense. 'Was he back yet?' is an awkward sentence in the past tense and would be better as 'Was he already back?' Even that is not great as a sentence.


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    Re: please it is urgent

    thanks for your reply

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