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i have given book to mridu

asked Jun 23 '13 at 03:44 sony New member

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I have given a book to Mridu.

The tense 'have given' is a present perfect tense.

link comment answered Jun 23 '13 at 03:55 Scarlet Darwin Contributor
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If you simply report a fact (at a specific time) in the past, use the past simple - I gave the book. If this past event is important to the present, however, use the present perfect as in your example.

link comment answered Jun 23 '13 at 23:44 Ahmad Barnard Expert

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