Present Perfect Continuous Tense
Subject + has/ have + been + Verb-INGShe’s been waiting here for 2 hours.
Subject + has/ have + not + been + Verb-ING
Has not = hasn’t
Have not = haven’tShe hasn’t been waiting here for 2 hours.
Has/ Have + Subject + been + Verb-ING?Has she been waiting here for 2 hours?
Present Perfect Continuous
Talk about an action that began in the past and is still going on or has just finished
Emphasize an action that is completed
I have already done my homework.(I have finished homework.)
Emphasize that something is not finished
I have been doing my homework since 3 pm.(I am still doing homework.)
Talk about how much/many have been completedMy mom has made 11 cookies.
Talk about how long something has been happeningMy mom has been making cookies for 3 hours.
Talk about permanent situationsI have lived here for 10 years.
Talk about more temporary situationsEx: I have been living here for 2 weeks.
Since, for, how long
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