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    Default How To Describe A Scenario or Non-Factual Situation? ( Tenses )

    How do we describe an imaginary scenario? Do we use present, past or future tense?

    Describing a non-factual situation to a someone

    "Let's say, you are in a room, and someone comes in with a knife walking towards you. will you scream?"

    or should it be

    "Let's say, you were in a room, and someone came in with a knife, walking towards you, would you scream?"

    Thank you.

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    Default Re: How To Describe A Scenario or Non-Factual Situation? ( Tenses )

    I would not use a comma after 'say'.

    In the first, I'd say, "; do you scream?" The second is fine.

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