past pluperfect

Today’s Zippy: Thing is, past pluperfect is redundant, since pluperfect in English grammar is a synonym of past perfect.. As a result, grammars of Engish don’t treat past pluperfect as a technical term at all. It’s not clear to me what the source of this error is. Does Bill Griffith himself think that past pluperfect … Continue reading past pluperfect