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Autor:  Dale-USA
E-mail:  dale_thomas2004@yahoo.com.br
Data:  18/ABR/2012 8:40 PM
Assunto:  about past perfect
 
Mensagem:  I would go with...

Tom had interviewed fives times before he got his first job.

OR

Tom had been interviewed fives times before he got his first job.


OR

Tom was interviewed fives times before he got his first job.


(I am sure that "had interviewed" may sound strange, but it is a common expression.)



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about past perfect  –  firmino cativa  18/ABR/2012, 10:33 AM
about past perfect  –  Oiroso_  18/ABR/2012, 2:34 PM
About the Past Perfect Tense.  –  PPAULO  18/ABR/2012, 6:38 PM
 about past perfect  –  Dale-USA  18/ABR/2012, 8:40 PM
About past perfect....  –  PPAULO  18/ABR/2012, 9:05 PM
About past perfect....  –  Dale-USA  18/ABR/2012, 9:37 PM
About past perfect....  –  PPAULO  18/ABR/2012, 11:02 PM

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