Quick Answer: How Long Have You Been Here?

Have you been or had you been?

“Where had you been” is grammatically correct when talking in past perfect tense.

While “where have you been” is used when talking in present perfect tense..

What have you been up to lately meaning?

Literally it means “what activities have you participated in recently”. A reply might be, “I’ve started editing that nonfiction book at work and moved to a new apartment.” Figuratively it means “I have not seen you in some time, and am curious about your life since I met you last” and could be answered the same way.

How long are questions examples?

Questions with HOW LONGHow long will he stay here?How long will he wait?How long will you write?How long will Ram play?How long will it take?How long will it type?How long will they read?How long will they write?

How long it has been meaning?

How long has it been since (something happened)? This is a way to ask about how much time has passed between a past event and now.

Is how much time correct?

“How much time” and “how long” can be used in place of one another in many common situations. In the situation you describe, both would sound natural and be correct grammar. “How long time” is always a mistake. It is not correct grammar under any normal circumstance.

What to say when someone says where have you been all my life?

Re: Where have you been all my life There is no specific answer – as you suggest, it is a compliment. Gregory could say “Just waiting for you” or “Oh, around and about”.

What have you been up to meaning?

It means what has been happening in your life/ what have you been doing etc. Like what has been going on since you saw them last.

How long have you been here meaning?

“How long have you been here?” This is used to ask someone how many days/weeks/months have they stayed in a particular place. How many days has John been in Miami? “I have been here for 2 days.”

Have been there meaning?

Definition of I have been there —used to say that one has experienced the same thing that someone else has experiencedI know how you feel. I’ve been there myself.

Had been here meaning?

Your sentence simply mean I have had the experience of being here in other words you’ve been in this place before. If you were outside somewhere else and you wanted to talk about your experience of being in this bar, you’d say I’ve been there many times.

Has been done meaning?

It is Passive Voice of Present Perfect Tense. Another example could be “The work has been done”. It simply means that a task was given to someone in the past and the task is now complete and was finished in the recent past though the time at which it was completed is unknown.

How you been meaning?

“How have you been?” is a common question from native English speakers. It’s asking what you have been up to and how life has been for you from from a certain point in time. Perhaps you’re being asked how you’ve been doing since the last time you saw each other. Or maybe since the last time you spoke on the phone.

How are you vs how have you been?

“How have you been” is usually used to greet someone whom you haven’t seen for a while, I would say more than a few weeks. Even though you can still say “How are you”, by saying “How have you been” or “How’ve you been” you are actually acknowledging the fact that it’s been a long time since you last met.

Who is a has been?

Noun. has-been (plural has-beens) (derogatory) A person, especially one formerly popular or influential, who continues in their field after their popularity or effectiveness has peaked and is now in decline.

Where were you been meaning?

Where are you? is asking where one is right now. Generally, it implies that the querent and the respondent are in different locations, and the querent wishes to know the respondent’s present location. Where have you been? is asking where one was at a recent time in the past, over an undefined period.

Have you ever been here meaning?

The present perfect is used to talk about if, at any point in your life in the past, you have visited or traveled to a specific place. The present perfect is not used to talk about when you did something. It is used to talk about if you did something!

What to answer for where have you been?

A direct answer would be, “In the garden.” Instead, you have (correctly) assumed that the question implies more knowledge than simply your prior location.

How far do we use?

We use how far to talk about distance. How far is our classroom from the washroom? It’s about 30 metres. We use how long to talk about the amount of time something takes.

How often is example?

We use every with words like minute, hour, day, week, month and year: There is a big celebration every year. We have a meeting twice every week. I usually go home once every two months….Level: beginner.alwaysnevernormallyrarelyseldomsometimesoccasionallyoftenusually

Has gone vs gone?

Went is the past tense of go. Gone is the past participle of go. If you aren’t sure whether to use gone or went, remember that gone always needs an auxiliary verb before it (has, have, had, is, am, are, was, were, be), but went doesn’t. I could have gone to the store yesterday.

Has been used?

1 Answer. “Has been” and “have been” are both in the present perfect tense. “Has been” is used in the third-person singular and “have been” is used for first- and second-person singular and all plural uses. The present perfect tense refers to an action that began at some time in the past and is still in progress.