Past perfect is a tense that shows that an event happened prior to another event.noun
An example of past perfect is saying that you drove once when you were twelve years old, but didn't get your license until you were sixteen.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- a tense indicating an action as completed or a state as having ended before a specified or implied time in the past; pluperfect
- a verb form in this tense (Ex.: had gone)
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