- My grandmother has been telling me stories…………my childhood days.
- ……..When has your father been running this shop?
- The worker have been running the meachine……two mornings.
- The child had been crying……the interval.
- The staff stayed at the hotal……three nights.
- Man has been creative in science and technology…….time immemorial.
- Covid 19 has been attacking the entire humanity……its birth.
Similarity : Since or For is a preposition which means is से in hindi.
|Point of Time||Period of Time|
Let us Disscuse about Point of time : When we give name of time and its show point in past time is known as Point of time.
For example :
- Clock : 7 o’clock/ 8am/ 9pm
- Daypart : morning/ noon/ evening/ night/ midnight/dawn/dusk/sunrise/sunset/daybreak/breakfast/lunch time/dinner/nap/siesta/rest/etc.
- Day : Yesterday/day before yesterday/two days ago/that day/those days/etc.
- Day Name : Monday/Friday/etc.
- Date : 2nd March/June 8, 2016/ 7 December, 1985/ etc.
- Month : January/ October/ etc.
- Year : 2014/1928/etc.
- Season : summer/ winter/ autumn/ spring/ monsoon/rainy days.
- Festival : Diwali/ christmas/Eid/ Karva Chauth.
- Stage : Childhood/ teenage/ adulthood/ old age/ school days/ college days/ hostal days/ 6th class/ etc.
- Event : their marriage/ their divorce/ my birth/ his arrival/ her death/ party/ event/ function meeting/ conference/ seminar/ 2nd world war / etc.
- Old time : ancient time/ 18th century/ time immemorial/ romantic age.
- last time : last + night/ Monday/ March/ week/ summer/ Diwali/ party.
lets us Disscuse about Period of time : We need counting to make period of time.
- Definite counting : a weels/ two years/five decade/ three cemtuies/ two nights.
- Indefinite Counting : Many weeks/ Some months/ serveral years/ a few mements/ a couple of decades/ more than two centuries.
- Plural : hours/ days/ weeks/ months/ years/ decades/ centuries.
- period : a long/ a long time/ so long/ so long time/ too long/ages/ the + last/ past + one/ two/ etc. + week(s)/ night(s)/ night(s)/year(s)/etc.
- Rahul has been studying since last night.
- Rahul has been been studying for the last two nights.
- The student have been preparing Since last week.
- The student have been preparing for the last one week.
- They have been spreading rumours since last Monday.
- My grandmother has been telling me stories Since my childhood days.
- Since When has your father been running this shop?
- The worker have been running the meachine For two mornings.
- The child had been crying Since the interval.
- The staff stayed at the hotal For three nights.
- Man has been creative in science and technology Since time immemorial.
- Covid 19 has been attacking the entire humanity Since its birth.