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Which one should I use:

I had feared that my companion would talk too much.

I was feared that my companion would talk too much.

I feared that my companion would talk too much.

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    "I had feared" puts the completed action in the past as viewed from a more recent past. "I feared" puts the action in the past as viewed from the present. "I was feared that sth" in meaningless unless "fear" is used in the archaic transitive sense, or in the dialectical usage preserved in remote regions as I'm afeared for I'm afraid. – P. E. Dant Sep 15 '16 at 19:56
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    What Mr. Dant said. Which one should you use? Not the second one. However, this would be grammatical and acceptable: I was fearing that my companion would talk too much. – J.R. Sep 15 '16 at 20:12

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