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    Question Which conditional is this sentence?

    I was learning the three conditionals, but something is bothering me. Which conditional is this sentence:

    If I could bring back time I would say that I am sorry.

    I think that it is the second conditional but I`m not sure since the clause is not in past simple - I could bring back time

    I`m a bit confused on this one. Can someone please help?Thank you in advance.

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    Re: Which conditional is this sentence?

    Quote Originally Posted by began View Post
    I was learning the three conditionals, but something is bothering me. Which conditional is this sentence:

    If I could bring back time I would say that I am sorry.

    I think that it is the second conditional but I`m not sure since the clause is not in past simple - I could bring back time

    I`m a bit confused on this one. Can someone please help?Thank you in advance.
    We say, "If I could turn back time".
    "If I could turn back time, I would say that I was sorry." This is a second conditional sentence.

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