Re: difference between 'would be' and 'would have been'
Originally Posted by ammunayak
what is the difference between 'would be' and 'would have been'
as in life would be much easier and life would have been much easier
Life would be much easier if people were more tolerant.- condition in theory possible to fulfill [ if clause type II]
Life would have been much easier if people had been more tolerant. -condition not possible to fulfill (too late) [if clause type III]