Results 1 to 2 of 2
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • Bengali; Bangla
      • Home Country:
      • India
      • Current Location:
      • India

    • Join Date: May 2010
    • Posts: 62
    #1

    conditional sentence

    Hi,

    I would be lying if I said that I can explain this topic on the phone. ---is the sentence correct? if yes, why to use past tense after 'I would be lying if I' - is it a conditional sentence?


    REGARDS,

    RITA

  1. bhaisahab's Avatar
    • Member Info
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • England
      • Current Location:
      • Ireland

    • Join Date: Apr 2008
    • Posts: 25,627
    #2

    Re: conditional sentence

    Quote Originally Posted by rita_b View Post
    Hi,

    I would be lying if I said that I can explain this topic on the phone. ---is the sentence correct? if yes, why to use past tense after 'I would be lying if I' - is it a conditional sentence?


    REGARDS,

    RITA
    I would be lying if I said that I could explain this topic on the phone.

Similar Threads

  1. conditional sentence
    By Nathan Mckane in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 26-Jul-2010, 11:51
  2. [Grammar] should in conditional sentence
    By Unregistered in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-Apr-2009, 07:20
  3. Conditional Sentence
    By branka in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-Nov-2007, 15:52
  4. conditional sentence!!!
    By zoobinshid in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 20-Aug-2007, 09:09
  5. conditional sentence
    By ibrahim-prof@hotmail.com in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 20-Feb-2007, 13:28

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •