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    #1

    will/would

    I would like to know the difference between "1" and "2".
    1. If he is wise, he will take her advice.
    2. If he is wise, he would take her advice.

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    Re: will/would

    Quote Originally Posted by wowenglish1 View Post
    I would like to know the difference between "1" and "2".
    1. If he is wise, he will take her advice.
    2. If he is wise, he would take her advice.
    #2 is incorrect, it should be "If he were wise, he would take her advice".

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    Re: will/would

    Quote Originally Posted by philadelphia View Post
    Not a teacher

    The first is correct while the following should likely be rewritten like this: "If he were wise, he would take her advice".
    https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/a...tml#post667657

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