Language Tip: Past Perfect Progressive (Continuous) Tense
It is created by using the following: had been + verb with ing.
They had been (They’d been) playing football.
She had not (hadn’t) been waiting too long.
Had you been working on this long?
He had not been waiting more than 15 minutes before you came.
When I arrived at work my colleagues had already been talking about our new boss.
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