Where did you use to live before you came to Manchester?
GRAMMAR GRAMMAR If you used todo something, you did it regularly or for a period of time in the past• She used to come here (NOT was used to come here) every week.• I used to go to that school.!! Do not say 'be used to'. This has a different meaning - see entry used1.!! Use the infinitive after used to, not the past tense• My dad used to grow vegetables (NOT used to grew vegetables).!! For talking about a present habit, use usually• We usually eat (NOT use to eat) around six.In questions, say did someoneuse to ...?• Did he use to fight with his brother?In negatives, say didn't/did not use to ...• He didn't use to smoke.You can also saynever used to• They never used to ask where I'd been.In formal British English you can also sayused not to• Buses used not to stop here.
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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