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Which one is correct? If all are correct, do they mean different things?

We haven't eaten at home until recently.

We didn't eat at home until recently.

We hadn't eaten at home until recently.

Hi everyone, I think 'past perfect tense' and 'simple past tense' both are natural because it implies that I have now eaten at home But I am not sure. Is present perfect also correct? And when should I use present perfect with until recently?

  • Why do you think any of these are incorrect? Please add more detail so we can help you understand any confusing grammar. – Andrew Sep 24 '17 at 6:20
  • Sorry, I did not provided any context because I don't understand how to use "until recently". I would be grateful if you could help me understand the rule of using "until recently. – user250189 Sep 24 '17 at 6:26
  • "Recently" means "a short time ago". "Until recently" means "up to a short time ago". I'm sure these both easily translate. It seems more like your question is asking about the differences between the present perfect, simple past, and past perfect tenses? If so, please edit your question to clarify what you find confusing? – Andrew Sep 24 '17 at 6:30
  • You can also search to find many, many answers about using the present/past perfect and simple past tenses. – Andrew Sep 24 '17 at 6:31
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@Andrew answered in a comment:

"Recently" means "a short time ago". "Until recently" means "up to a short time ago". I'm sure these both easily translate. It seems more like your question is asking about the differences between the present perfect, simple past, and past perfect tenses? If so, please edit your question to clarify what you find confusing?

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