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    The use of "would" in the sentence

    I used to live here and would travel into district 1 to work every morning passing new developments on each side of the road all the way into the city.

    Could you explain why we used "would" here?

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    Re: The use of "would" in the sentence

    "I would travel" indicates habitual action.

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    Re: The use of "would" in the sentence

    Thank you,
    Can you tell me more about this? Maybe a link or something relating to the use of "would" for this case.
    I cannot find the use in my grammar books and on the net.

    P.S I have just found the usage here:
    http://www.angielski.edu.pl/tfls/hab...uld_20937.html
    http://www.eslbase.com/grammar/used-to
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/le...ae/page6.shtml
    It is new to me. Thank you again for help!
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