Past perfect progressive

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Past perfect progressive

  1. 1. Past Perfect Progressive Aswa Amanina bt Abu Shairi Nur Farhana bt Mohd Room Syazana Fatin bt Isahak Atikah Islamiah bt Azman
  2. 2. What is past perfect progressive?   Used to show something that started in the past, and continued up until another time in the past The activity ends in the past
  3. 3. She had been waiting for the bus when it suddenly rained I had been watching the television when she arrived
  4. 4.  According How to use? According to the sequences of events
  5. 5. I had been watching the television, when the power went out. She had been crying for hours, when she heard the news of her grandmother’s death.
  6. 6. These verbs are called stative verbs Some verbs usually do not use ing Know, understan d, owe, possess, etc
  7. 7. Rules to remember ! When using past perfect progressive, do not use the word ‘before’ because past perfect progressive already expresses one activity happened before another.
  8. 8. She had been reading the book, before the light went out She had been reading the book, when the light went out
  9. 9.  The past perfect continuous tense is like the past perfect tense, but it expresses longer actions in the past before another action in the past.
  10. 10. Siti had been waiting for 2 hours when Ali arrived. Example We had been sleeping for hours when the alarm went on Mom had been cooking since 10 am when I arrived home

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