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the past tense

noun [S]    
used generally to describe grammatical structures that describe actions which have now finished. It is used by some people to refer to the past simple 過去式;簡單過去式 Add -ed to all these verbs to put them in the past tense. 把所有這些動詞都加上 -ed,使其變成過去時態。 I think her husband must be dead - she always talks about him in the past tense. 我想她丈夫一定是死了——她談到他時老是用過去時態。 Verb forms, tenses and types of verbs
Translations of “the past tense”
in Chinese (Simplified) 过去时, 一般过去时…
(Definition of the past tense from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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