Bedeutung von "the past perfect" Essential English Dictionary

the past perfect

noun uk /ˌpɑːst ˈpɜːfɪkt/

in grammar, the form of a verb that is used to show that an action was already finished when another action happened. The sentence ‘I had never been to Australia’ is in the past perfect.

(Definition von "the past perfect" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)