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Tense – Formulae and Uses

Tense is the boss of English, if tense is perfect , English will be perfect, that’s why its compulsory to learn its formulae and when to use tense properly

 SimpleContinuousPerfectPerfect continuous
     
PresentV-l v-sAm,is,are+vingHas ,have+ppHas, Have +been + ving
when to use this tense?For routine action   
 In ProverbsThe actionFor the action 
 universal truthgoing on whilerecentlyFor the action
 to express habitspeakingcompletedstarted in past still going on




Past





v-2Was,were+v-ingHad+ppHad+been+v-ing
When to use this tense?    
 To express past actionAction goingaction completed inAction started in
  on in past at apast at apast at a
  particular timeparticular timeparticular time and was going on upto  a particular time

Future




Will/shall+vlWill/shall+ be+vingWill/shall+have+PPWill/shall +have+been + ving
when to use this tense?    
 to express an action which will take place in futureFor the action which will be going on in future at a particular timeTo express an action which will finish in future at a particular timeTo express an action which will begin in future at a particular time and  upto a particular time action will be going on
     
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