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"Erano passati sei anni."

July 28, 2013

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How does one say "They had passed six years" instead?

July 28, 2013

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I think it would be Avevano passato sei anni.

July 29, 2013

https://www.duolingo.com/oktaya

Thanks. "passatI" implies a plural subject in this example?

July 29, 2013

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Yes. With the auxiliary verb "essere" the past participle takes the gender and number of the subject.

July 29, 2013
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