Perfect tenses

Five uses for the present perfect

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When do we use present perfect instead of past simple in English? What's the difference between these two tenses? Watch this video lesson and learn five uses for the present perfect in English... 

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Another five uses for the present perfect

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In the last video lesson, we looked at the difference between using present perfect and past simple in English. We also looked at five uses for present perfect. In this second part, we'll look at another five uses of the present perfect tense, which will take us to ten uses in total... 

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Present perfect simple & continuous

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We've looked at five uses for the present perfect and then another five uses for the present perfect. In this video lesson, we're going to focus on the difference between present perfect simple and continuous to help us really understand when we can use either or when we need to choose between the two... 

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Past perfect simple & continuous

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After looking at the present perfect simple and continuous in the previous lesson, we're going to look at the past perfect in this video lesson and we'll focus on the difference between past perfect simple and continuous... 

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Future perfect simple & continuous

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In this video lesson, we're going to focus on the future perfect simple and continuous, after our previous lessons on the present perfect simple and continuous and the past perfect simple and continuous. How do we use the future perfect and what's the difference between the simple and continuous forms? 

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