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June 30, 2021

What is the perfect tense?

What is the perfect tense?

The perfect tense is used to express things that have happened in the past in general.

What is were in present tense?

Was/were forms can have different forms in the sentences. Therefore, it might take time to learn the correct forms. If you want to remember easily, you can think of was/were as the past tense form of the auxiliary verbs am, is and are. Generally, “was is used for singular objects and “were” is used for plural objects.

Can you use was in present tense?

“Was” is the past tense of verb “to be” used for singular objects e.g. I was, she/he was. “Were” is used for plural objects e.g. they/we were. You’d use “was” in a past tense sentence where you’d use “am”, and “is” in the present tense sentence.

What present means?

1 : now existing or in progress. 2a : being in view or at hand. b : existing in something mentioned or under consideration. 3 : constituting the one actually involved, at hand, or being considered. 4 : of, relating to, or constituting a verb tense that is expressive of present time or the time of speaking.