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Making Sense of Grammar
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在"I have taught for three years." 這個完成貌句子中,講者在說話的當下還在教書嗎?
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"I have taught for three years." 這句話只告訴人:我教了三年的書,至於現在說話的時候,已經教完了嗎、還有沒有在教,就要看上下文意了,不在這句話的含意中。若要強調現在還仍然在教,就要用完成進行貌: I have been teaching for three years.

answered Apr 4, 2018 by admin (25,240 points)
edited Apr 13, 2018 by admin

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