Which verb tenses describe continuing action?

Which verb tenses describe continuing action?

The progressive (continuous) tense describes continuing action.

Which verb tense indicates continuing action Weegy?

Progressive verb tense

Which verb tense shows action that will have been completed by the time of a future event?

future perfect tense

How do we use past present tense?

Verbs come in three tenses: past, present, and future. The past is used to describe things that have already happened (e.g., earlier in the day, yesterday, last week, three years ago). The present tense is used to describe things that are happening right now, or things that are continuous.

What tense is have completed?


Has been or had been completed?

1 Answer. “Has been” and “have been” are both in the present perfect tense. “Has been” is used in the third-person singular and “have been” is used for first- and second-person singular and all plural uses. “Had been” is the past perfect tense and is used in all cases, singular and plural.

How do you say I have completed my graduation?

I’d say ‘I graduated in…’ or ‘I finished my degree in…’. As a native English speaker, I would say: I have a degree in… or I studied… If you must use MY, you can say this: I graduated from _ university.

How do you say I’m graduated?

If you have a degree, you can say “I am a graduate” or “I have graduated”.

Which is correct I have completed or I had completed?

Simple past tense ‘I completed the tasks’ would put more emphasis on the fact that the action was taken in the past. In my point of view. I “had” completed my task is correct. But For present tense It’s become I “Have” completed my work is correct.

What is the difference between I have completed and I completed?

Both are correct. Which you would use depends on what you are trying to say. I completed my undergraduate education at Columbia in 1966 is a simple statement about an act in the distant past. On the other hand, acts in the very recent past may be indicated by using the PRESENT perfect.

What is the synonym of completed?

Completed Synonyms – WordHippo Thesaurus….What is another word for completed?

concluded finished
finalizedUS accomplished
consummated ended
over terminated
achieved effected

How do you say I have completed my work?

Dear [manager], I completed the task and attached the documents related to the assignment. If you want to elaborate a bit, you could write something like: Dear [manager], I have finished the assignment you gave me yesterday.

Have finished or had finished?

“Had” is used here because it is past perfect. I have finished the work. I.e. the work has been finished without mentioning any timeline.

Is I am finished correct?

In ‘I have finished’ the verb is the present perfect tense of the verb ‘to finish,’ and it means that I very recently completed some task. In ‘I am finished’ the only active verb is ‘am,’ and ‘finished’ is a past participle acting as an adjective.

Is it correct to say Im finished?

The verb to finish can be used with the auxiliary ‘to have’ or ‘to be’: ‘I have finished’ (the auxiliary verb ‘have’) as well as I am finished (auxiliary verb to be) (predominantly American). Both have the same meaning. I am finished with the work you gave me.

How do you say I am done for the day?

Different ways to say you are leaving work for the day [closed]

  1. I am leaving now.
  2. I will make a move now.
  3. I am leaving for the day.

What does I’m finished mean?

I have completed

When you have finished or when you are finished?

“We have finished” means that we have completed the action or the task, and finished is a verb. “We are finished” uses finished as an adjective, but here the adjective refers not to completion but to loss of chance for success: we have no hope, we are defeated, or to use slang, we are ‘toast’.

Whats the difference between done and finished?

Most of the time, though, they are interchangeable. ‘Done’ means something that has been brought to a conclusion or an end, as in: It is done when the timer goes off. The word ‘finished’ means completed or concluded, as in: He finished the race first.

Are you done with your exams meaning?

You can say “Are you done with the exam?” which usually means whether you’ve completed it in the recent past. An examiner might ask that when he sees you twiddling your thumbs instead of working.

Are you finished eating?

“Are you finished eating” is correct “Have you finished eating” is also correct and they are mostly interchangeable. “Do you finished eating” is not correct. To say the finishing is occurring now, one must use “is.” Example: “He is finishing eating now.” or “Are you finishing eating now?”

What to say when someone finished eating?

When we want to recognise the person that prepared the meal, we can say: The meal tonight was very tasty. You’ve done a great job. Thanks very much, you cooked that meal to perfection….What to say after a meal

  1. The lunch was outstanding!
  2. We had a great time, thank you.
  3. Thank you for having us. We loved the dinner.

How do you ask for dinner completed?

“Have you had your dinner?” is correct, if you’re enquiring in the present. In case you’re referring to anything in the past, it would be okay to ask, “Had you had your dinner when (so and so) happened”?, Or “Had you had your dinner by then”?

What did you have or had for dinner?

They are largely interchangeable. ‘What did you have…’ can be used further from the event (eating dinner) than ‘what have you had…’ which needs to be asked reasonably soon after the meal.

What did you have or had for lunch?

3 Answers. 1) “Have you had lunch?” is preferred. The phrasing suggests that you’re asking something about how the person currently is, specifically whether he is hungry. If you were asking about events from a week ago, then “did you have your lunch?” would be equally as good as “had you eaten/had your lunch?”

How do you respond to had lunch?

“Have you had lunch?” is the same as “Did you eat lunch?” You can say, “Yes, I had lunch.” or “Yes, I ate lunch.” OR “No, I didn’t have lunch.” or “No, I didn’t eat lunch.” If you’ve had lunch, say ‘yes’. If you haven’t, say ‘no’.4 hari yang lalu

What you had in dinner meaning?

“What did you have for dinner” This is asking what did you eat for dinner. For example: Person A: What did you have for dinner?

Did you have or had?

1 Answer. “Had” is not the appropriate tense to use in this case: you must use “have”. The grammatically correct form of your sentence would be “Did you already have the opportunity to do something?” Otherwise, your sentence is just fine.

Was were in past tense?

Was/were forms can have different forms in the sentences. Therefore, it might take time to learn the correct forms. If you want to remember easily, you can think of was/were as the past tense form of the auxiliary verbs am, is and are. Generally, “was is used for singular objects and “were” is used for plural objects.

Was or is past tense?

The simple rule is that “is” is present tense and “was” is past tense. If it’s happening now, you use “is”. If it happened in the past, you use “was”.

Has been have been had been used?

“Has been” and “have been” are both in the present perfect tense. “Has been” is used in the third-person singular and “have been” is used for first- and second-person singular and all plural uses. “Had been” is the past perfect tense and is used in all cases, singular and plural.