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    I wish _____

    I wish everything ________ so expensive.
    I gave the answer "weren't" but my teacher said I had to use "wouldn't be".
    I think that everything is expensive now, so I wish they "weren't" expensive, not "wouldn't be".
    What do you think? Please help me!
    Thanks.
    ngoc_lan

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    Re: I wish _____

    You are correct. Your teacher's version is not impossible for some speakers, but it is pretty unlikely.

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    Re: I wish _____

    Thanks. Your answer really helps!

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