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UK Culture: Ethical Shopping

Quand vous faites du shopping pour acheter des choses à la mode, êtes-vous pour la valeur de l’argent ou pour la mode faite avec des valeurs ? Ecoutez pour en savoir plus.

Quick Grammar: Present Perfect Simple and Present Perfect Continuous

The present perfect simple suggests completion while the continuous suggests something is unfinished.


Combien de mots pouvez-vous obtenir en 3 minutes ? Les mots longs marquent plus de points. 

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Your Comments

26 October, 2016 - 08:10
Hello seaara, I'm afraid there are so many verbs like this that it will probably be difficult to find a complete list. Our Verbs & Prepositions page lists some verbs that are used with dependent...
26 October, 2016 - 08:10
Hello again Elka0507, I think the key to understanding this use of the future continuous to talk about future plans is the fact that it is a verb form with continuous aspect. Aspect shows how the...
26 October, 2016 - 07:10
Hi. I want to find verbs which do not accept TO after themselves such as enter and visit . How are such words called ? I can not find them on internet.