1. The WordReference Forums have moved to new forum software. (Details)

difference between two sentences (past perfect/ past simple)

Discussion in 'English Only' started by susan1112, Dec 13, 2013.

  1. susan1112 Junior Member

    Polish
    Hi

    What's the difference in meaning between these two sentences?
    1) It didn't rain heavily last month.
    2) It hadn't rained heavily last month.

    Thanks for help!:)
     
  2. Florentia52 Modwoman in the attic

    Wisconsin
    English - United States
    I would expect "It hadn't rained heavily last month" to continue "...until the 29th, when it poured all day."
     
  3. Loob

    Loob Senior Member

    English UK
  4. susan1112 Junior Member

    Polish
    Okay:)
    Thank you.
     

Share This Page