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Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #53517: Past perfect simple and continuous
Past perfect simple and continuous
*Past perfect simple :
We use the past perfect simple to talk about what happened before a point in the past .
The secretary had already told the boss before I got a chance to give him my version.
*Past perfect continuous:
We use the past perfect continuous to refer to an action in the past which continued until another action took place.
The miners had been digging all night long when an explosion occurred.
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