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Can you explain the difference between  past tense and past perfect tense?

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Hi Dan,

here you have a bunch of links that explain the differences between the two tenses much better than I could.

I hope this helps.

http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/pastperfect.html

http://www.englishpage.com/verbpage/simplepast.html

https://www.ego4u.com/en/cram-up/grammar/simpas-pasper

http://www.ecenglish.com/learnenglish/lessons/past-simple-or-past-perfect

http://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/past-simple-use.html

http://www.perfect-english-grammar.com/past-perfect-use.html

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