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3.1 Using the Present Perfect for Change Over Time

Faster English July 3, 2024

Hello, and welcome back to the “Master the Present Perfect Course!” Congratulations on completing Module 2! In this module, we will focus on using the Present Perfect tense for past actions with present results. Let’s continue our journey towards mastering the Present Perfect tense!

The Present Perfect tense can be used to describe how something has changed or developed over time, up to the present moment. In these cases, the focus is on the result or the current state of the subject. For example:

The city has grown rapidly in the past few years.

Their English skills have improved since they started the course.

Both sentences highlight the change that has occurred over time, with the emphasis on the present result.