Sedangkan since digunakan untuk menjelaskan kapan kegiatan atau aktifitas itu dimulai. Misalnya I have lived in Jambi since 1990 (saya sudah tinggal dijambi sejak 1990). Sekarang BBIO lovers bisa mengerjakan soal latihan di bawah ini:
Fill the blanks with since or for!
1. Roy has been in Jakarta ____ Monday.
2) Riko has been in Jakarta _____ 2 days.
3) My uncle has lived in America _____ 10 years.
4) Sarah is in her office. She has been there _____ 8 o'clock.
5) India has been an independent country ____________ 1947.
6) The train is late. I've been waiting _________ 30 minutes.
7) Nobody lives in these houses. They have been empty ______ many years.
8) Roy has been sick _____ a long time. He has been in hospital ______ January.