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‘Since last week’ or ‘for last week’

razakazmii
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I have made the following tenses.

1. He has been suffering from fever since last week.

2. He has been suffering from fever for last week.

Which one of the above is correct?

Florentia52
Modwoman in the attic

Welcome to the forum, razakazmii!

We need a little more context to say whether your sentence is used correctly in the situation you have in mind, but “for last week” is not correct here.

razakazmii
Senior Member

Actually its a tense like this
“Q. He has been suffering from fever (for;since;from) a week.”

And i was wondering, what would be its answer.

Florentia52
Modwoman in the attic

You’ve given us two different questions now.

These two are correct, but they mean two different things:

“He has been suffering from fever since last week.”
“He has been suffering from fever for a week.”

The other options are grammatically incorrect. WIthout the context, which we still need you to provide, we can’t tell you which of the two sentences above is appropriate in your situation.

Hello, I have made the following tenses. 1. He has been suffering from fever since last week. 2. He has been suffering from fever for last week. Which…

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LAST WEEK

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