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    When to use "would" and when to use "could"

    I mean which sentence is right .

    "Would you please tell me how long is pune from mumbai ?"

    "Could you please tell me how long is pune from mumbai ?"

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    Quote Originally Posted by rahuldhoble View Post
    When to use "would" and when to use "could"

    I mean which sentence is right .

    "Would you please tell me how far (away) is Pune from Mumbai is?"

    "Could you please tell me how far (away) is Pune from Mumbai is?"
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    In either case, it is a request, so there's no significant difference between would and could - both are correct.

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    Would you please tell me how far Pune is from Mumbai?

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    Default Re: Would & could

    Quote Originally Posted by rahuldhoble View Post
    When to use "would" and when to use "could"
    When do we use "would" and when do we use "could".
    R.

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