I do like the word "pluperfect."
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What tense is the following sentence: "If you were still around, we would have had a Merry Christmas by now."
posted by Karlos the Jackal to writing & language (13 answers total) 4 users marked this as a favorite
Conditional pluperfect, maybe? I can't quite wrap my head around it.
This is for a song I am working on, not a homework assignment, I promise.