Irregular verbs - went and been

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Hi there, :D

Can you help me to understand something :?:

- He's been to India (Is this present perfect tense or past participle?)

- He went to India (Is this simple past tense?)

Thank you.

ej
 

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Anonymous said:
Hi there, :D

Can you help me to understand something :?:

- He's been to India (Is this present perfect tense or past participle?)

- He went to India (Is this simple past tense?)

Thank you.

ej

The first is the present perfect. It uses has + past participle (been).
The second is the simple past.
 
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