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    future perfect tense

    when does that tense used?
    thank you!

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    Re: future perfect tense

    Quote Originally Posted by rrperera View Post
    when does that tense used?
    thank you!
    It's used to talk about something that will be completed in the future. It hasn't happened yet. 'Perfect' indicates an idea of past tense so another way to call it is 'past in the future'

    For example, I will do an exam next June, so right now I can say, 'By next July I will have done my exam.'

    Did you look at the glossary ?:
    Future Perfect - Glossary Definition -

    Notice with the added examples, that the word 'by' is frequently used because we want to indicate a time in the future.

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