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Grammar: past perfect
Past Perfect

Today in the classroom you are going to learn about past perfect an important part of English grammar.
 
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Grammar: Past Perfect (reading and grammar)

Definition of past perfect.
  • Past perfect: "I had gone." Expresses that an action was completed prior to some other event.
tense & aspect aspect
simple perfect progressive perfect progressive
tense past simple
past
past
perfect
past
progressive
past
perfect
progressive
present simple
present
present
perfect
present
progressive
present
perfect
progressive
future simple
future
future
perfect
future
progressive
future
perfect
progressive
Past Perfect Examples
  • Past perfect:
  • I had painted the house.
  • I had eaten breakfast this morning.
  • I had gone to the bookstore with my best friend.
Fun Easy English Grammar Lessons
From YOUR Teacher: Past Perfect

Notice in the examples above the action in each sentence was completed before another event began.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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