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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

May Have

May & May Have

Verb Groups

Auxiliary Verbs

Verb Tense "to be"

Verb Tense "to be" Chart

Future Verb Tenses

Modal Verbs

Modal Verb Rules

Modal Verb Usage

Verb Tense "Can"

Verb Tense "Could"

Verb Tense "Could" Structure

"Wishes" & Verb Tenses

"Wishes" & Verb Tense Chart

Static Verb

Verb Tense "Have"

Verb Tense "Have" Chart

Present Verb Tenses

Past Verb Tenses


There Is & There Are

Word Order

Tag Questions

Tag Questions Quiz

Types of Questions In English

Wh Questions

WH Question Word "Which"

WH Question Word "What"

WH Question Word "When"

WH Question Word "Why"