I am starting to learn English. I will have a long trip to USA in next year. What English tenses do I need to learn first of all for everyday communication? So applying of all 12 tenses it is unreal. Even learn to use 9 tenses it is very difficult for a beginner. Maybe here is a short list of tenses that everyone need to know necessarily. But at the same time I want to be understood by others in simple situations using this short list of tenses.
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