Translation of "the past perfect" - English-Turkish dictionary

the past perfect

noun uk us ( also the pluperfect)

the form of a verb that is used to show that an action had already finished when another action happened. In English, the past perfect is made with 'had' and a past participle.

(dilbilgisi) iki farklı eylemden bahsederken bir eylem olduğunda önceki eylemin çoktan bitmiş olduğunu gösteren fiil çekimi

(Translation of “the past perfect” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)