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  1. damdom
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    present perfect and present perfect prograssive

    Hi
    I need help with this sentence.

    I _______that book twenty times since 2004.

    In last sentence,what can I choose?

    1-I have read that book twenty times since 2004.
    2-I have been reading that book twenty times since 2004.

    It has how many times(present perfect)& since (present perfect & present perfect continuous)

    thanks:)


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    Re: present perfect and present perfect prograssive

    Only the present perfect tense works.

    An instance of a book having been read from cover to cover conveys static sense to me. The progressive aspect is not correct.

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