Grammer

現在完了進行形を使ってみよう

The Present Perfect Continuous Tense
現在完了進行形を使って講師と会話してみましょう。
現在完了進行形は進行形と現在完了形が結びついた形になります。 それはある行為が過去から今にかけて「ずっと続いている」状態です。動作が進行中であることに注目しましょう。 現在完了進行形は「こんなに...」「うんざり」といった感情表現に長けている形といえます。 【回答例】 I have been studying for 5 hours. もう5時間も勉強し続けているよ
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Please use the present perfect continuous tense.
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Please use the present perfect continuous tense.

I have been waiting for a result of IELTS that I had taken last Saturday. I have not been eating so much as I am too worry about the result.

自然な表現

I have been waiting for results from the IELTS that I had taken last Saturday. I have not been eating so much as I am too worried about the result.

1. Rephrasing
2. Word form: adjective
I think you should not stress about it. You probably did very well. Please make another sentence using the present perfect continuous tense.

Thank you so much. I wish I could do so. By the way, I have been working as an emplyee for four years, but I have never talked directly with the president director in my corporation.

自然な表現

Thank you so much. I wish I could do so. By the way, I have been working for four years, but I have never talked directly with the president director in my corporation.

1. Rephrased: it is clear you are an employee
Is it? Is your president director ever busy? Why is it you have never talked to him directly? Would you please make more sentences?

It is because my company has thousands emplyees, so staffs like me have not yet had a chance to talk with him.

自然な表現

It is because my company has thousands of employees, so staff like me have not yet had a chance to talk with him.

1. Missing preposition
2. Spelling
3. Expression
  • have been working(働き続けている)
  • have been watching(見続けている)
  • have been running(走り続けている)
  • have been waiting(待ち続けている)
  • have been ~ing(今までずっと〜している)
  • They have not played tennis for two days.(彼らは二日間テニスをしていない。)
  • My father has been working as a police officer for fifteen years.(私の父は警察官として15年間働いています。)
  • How long have you been waiting for him?(彼をどのぐらいの時間待っているの?)
  • It has been snowing since yesterday.(昨日から雪が降り続いている。)
  • My tooth has been aching since last week.(先週から歯が痛い。)

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