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So, actually, I would like to form the sentence that includes "bored" in the past perfect continous.

Is it right, if I say: "I had been being bored." ? Or what would be the right way to say that a person was being bored during in a particular time in the past ?

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You quite simply just say:

I was bored.

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But the meaning that I want to specify is different than, I was bored, I guess. –  Yirmidokuz Mar 23 '13 at 15:39
    
@Yirmidokuz I don’t see how. “It was a day when nothing was supposed to happen, and almost did. I was at home just waiting for nothing to happen, and horribly bored with life, when the meteor annihilated my barn.” You are going to have to supply a great deal more context and examples if you want some subtler sense. And I somewhat doubt anyone would actually use it even if so. –  tchrist Mar 23 '13 at 15:50

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