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    #1

    how does it work ?

    How does "would" work in this sentence, what's its function ?

    /Until recenlty the only recognition and discussion of ballads WOULD be found in relation to... blah blah blah/

    thx,

    best,

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    Re: how does it work ?

    It has a meaning similar to 'was found' or 'was to be found' (with the idea of 'if you looked for it')

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