"He hoped he had already found work."

Translation:Ele esperava que já tivesse encontrado trabalho.

September 3, 2013

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https://www.duolingo.com/AlexTheTutor

Is it wrong to use "esperou" here? :o

September 3, 2013

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Yes.. "hope" shows an action that lasts for a while.... to show this"length" use "esperava"

September 3, 2013

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this explanation helps a lot! thanks

December 13, 2013

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Hmm. "An action that lasts for a while." What other actions would follow this rule?

January 16, 2014
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