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For & Since

For - is used with a period of time; length of time

For is uesd for all tenses.

    • for 1 day
    • for 3 hours
    • for 10 months
    • for 30 minutes
    • for 2 years
    • for 9 years
    • for many years
  • I live in New York for 10 years.
  • We went to the local school for many years.
  • My husband has been working in the city for over 5 year.
  • I was in the hospital for a few day.

Since - a certain point in time; a specific time

Since is used with the "perfect" tenses.

    • since last month
    • since since the 1990's.
    • since Friday
    • since 2001
    • since I moved to New York
    • since my sister was sick
  • We have been working here since 2010.
  • They have not been living here since the 1990's.
  • How long is it since you got moved to Europe.
  • We have been waiting here since 10am.

For & Since Quiz

12 English Verb Tense

For & Since

For & Since Quiz

Have & Has Chart

Have & Have Got Examples

Main Verb Tenses

Main Verb Tense Quiz #1

Main Verb Tense Quiz #2    Download the PDF

Main Verb Tense Quiz #3   Download the PDF

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Main Verb Tense Quiz #5   Download the PDF

May Have

May & May Have

Verb Groups

Auxiliary Verbs

Auxiliary Verbs Quiz #1

Auxiliary Verbs Quiz #2

Verb Tense "to be"

Verb Tense "to be" Chart

Future Verb Tenses

Modal Verbs

Modal Verb Rules

Verb Tense "Can"

Verb Tense "Could"

Verb Tense "Could" Structure

"Wishes" & Verb Tenses

"Wishes" & Verb Tense Chart

Verb Tense "Have"

Verb Tense "Have" Chart

Present Verb Tenses

Past Verb Tenses


There Is & There Are

There Is & There Are Quiz #1

There Is & There Are Quiz #2

Tag Questions

Tag Questions Quiz

Types of Questions In English

WH Question Word "Which"    Download the PDF

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