- I had gotten angry with them once more. (US) or I had got angry with them once more. (UK)
- She had driven herself to work, where she was congratulated on her promotion.
- He only started learning to play guitar after he had heard Hendrix play.
- They had changed by the end of the war.
- Although he normally seemed friendly and harmless, he had carried a pistol with him during many of the long journeys.
- Although he finally came to party, she had already made her decision.
past perfect (uncountable)
- A tense which represents actions that occurred before other actions in the past; the past anterior tense.