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She has lived a hard... She has lived a hard life.&She lived a hard life. What is the difference?
Jan 18, 2016 12:39 PM
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She has lived a hard life. -----> The woman is still alive. She lived a hard life. ------> We presume the woman is dead. This is a clear and classic example of a key difference between these two tenses. The present perfect refers to an ongoing period of time, while the past simple refers to a finished one.
January 18, 2016
Danyel
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