Lily
Is English difficult to learn? Why? What's Different of three sentences:
1. " when I arrived home, John was washing the car"
2. " when I arrived home, John had been washing the car"
3. " when I arrived home, John had washed the car"
May 26, 2019 2:37 PM
Comments · 3
<ol><li>John was still washing the car when you arrived home</li><li>John was done with washing the car when you arrive home and is now doing something else, OR was interrupted in washing the car and was doing something else when you arrived home</li><li>John was done with washing the car when you arrived home</li></ol>
May 26, 2019
Yes... 
May 26, 2019
Thanks for your explaning. In the second sentence, is that mean: John hadn't finished his car washing, he will continue to wash? 
May 26, 2019
Lily
Language Skills
Chinese (Mandarin), English, Vietnamese
Learning Language
English