Past Perfect pr Simple Past?

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Which one is correct/better?

Her uterus had been removed several years ago.
Her uterus was removed several years ago.
  • velisarius

    Senior Member
    British English (Sussex)
    Welcome, ymcolah:).

    It seems to be a question from a test or exercise, and not a question of which sentence is best in some particular context.

    Which one do you think is better? Please try first, so we can see how far you have understood what is being asked of you.:)


    Modwoman in the attic
    English - United States
    We need some context in order to be able to advise you as to which tense is correct, ymcolah. Please tell us the situation in which you would use this sentence.
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