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Signal words for the Present Perfect Simple

What are signal words for the Present Perfect Simple?

Signal words tell you what tense to use. In the Present Perfect Simple the following words are used quite often:

  • already
  • for
  • ever
  • just
  • lately
  • never
  • recently
  • since
  • so far
  • until now/till now
  • up to now
  • (not) yet