Kai
English grammar Hi friends which one is right? Everyone has striven hard for hundreds of years for this day today. Everyone strove hard for hundreds of years for this day today.
Nov 14, 2019 10:32 AM
Answers · 2
'Everyone has striven' is better here. Since it still is relevant in the present (for this day today), we should use the present perfect. Using the past simple makes the striving seem further away from the current time.
November 14, 2019
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