Present perfect & past simple; for & since


 


I’ve started working for the company in 1984.

The sentence above is wrong. Now take a look at the ones below. Which sentences are correct?

  1. I started working for the company since 1984
  2. I started working for the company in 1984
  3. I have worked for the company since 33 years
  4. I have been working for the company since 1984
  5. I have worked for the company for 33 years.

You can use the comments box below to explain your choices?

 

2 comments

  1. That started in the past but continue in the present. I’ll choose the number 4.

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    1. Good choice and valid reason. However, there are another 2 correct sentences.

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