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Old June 11, 2013, 03:57 PM
Turoko Turoko is offline
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Why is this verb Preterite and not Imperfect here?

"Sabíamos que Sebastian tenía un piso en Madrid. Pero nunca mencionó que tenía un gato viviendo allí".


Why 'mencionó' was used and not 'mencionaba'?


and why the second 'tenía' is Imperfect and not Preterite?
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