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25 August, 2016 - 07:08
Hello moa17, As far as I can see the answers are correct. Which question do you think is wrong?   Best wishes, Peter The LearnEnglish Team
25 August, 2016 - 07:08
Hello Tapan100, Both of these are possible grammatically, but the second sentence requires a context. We use the past perfect ('had come') when there is some other action in the past (typically a...
25 August, 2016 - 07:08
Hi learning_always, Explanation (b) is correct. Getting the letter is the main past time event; the other two actions are past perfect because they happened before this past time and a relevant to...