Posted by ESC on June 26, 2003
In Reply to: Cannot or could not remember? posted by EE on June 26, 2003
: Should we say "I CANNOT remember when I last saw him?" or "I COULD NOT remember when I last saw him?"? Is there any difference between the two?
This is an R Berg question. Maybe: "cannot" is in the present. And "could not" the past?