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1/. should i use the abbriviation "ex" or "eg" when i want to give an example in writing:
- The past perfect tense can be used to describe an action before a point of time in the past.
Ex: I had done all my homework before 7 p.m. last night OR
e.g: I had done all my homework before 7 p.m. last night
2/ should we change the conditional sentence type 2 into type 3 when we rewrite in from direct into indirect speech?
if yes, can you explain clearly in which cases we can do that.

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1/. should i use the abbreviation "ex" or "eg" when i want to give an example in writing:
- The past perfect tense can be used to describe an action before a point of time in the past.
Ex: I had done all my homework before 7 p.m. last night OR
e.g: I had done all my homework before 7 p.m. last night

Answer- Yes, you may. Only in case of continuous writings such as an essay or a story, such abbreviations are usually avoided.  

2/ should we change the conditional sentence type 2 into type 3 when we rewrite in from direct into indirect speech?
if yes, can you explain clearly in which cases we can do that.

Answer-Please give an example so that I may clearly understand your confusion.
Then I would be delighted to give you my opinion.  


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