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    Used to and Would.

    I have been studying English for a long time. However, I do not know how to use used to/would. I think it is not difficult.

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    Re: Used to and Would.

    Quote Originally Posted by danbrazil View Post
    I I think it is not difficult.
    Well, it's not all that easy. Here is a crude guide:

    Used to is used for actions and states; would is not used for states.

    When I was younger, I used to/would respond to questions in this forum.
    I used to/would be pretty highly thought of in this forum.

    If the action or state is clearly no longer true, we use used to:

    I used to drink a lot. Those were the days!



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    Re: Used to and Would.

    YouŽll find more examples here.

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