There are a few more tenses than the ones we have covered here:

  • Simple Pluperfect Indicative
  • Present Perfect (Indicative/Subjunctive)
  • Past Perfect (or Pluperfect) (Indicative/Subjunctive)
  • Future Perfect (Indicative/Subjunctive)
  • Conditional Perfect
  • Present Perfect Continuous
  • Past Perfect Continuous

Details of these tenses are not covered on the website, but are included in the book: 

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