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    If you were to.

    What is the tense of these sentences? And what does each of them them mean?

    If you were to design a menu of punditry, what would it be?

    If you were to wear one thing for the rest of your life, what would it be?

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    Re: If you were to.

    Quote Originally Posted by aachu View Post
    What is the tense of these sentences? And what does each of them them mean?

    If you were to design a menu of punditry, what would it be?

    If you were to wear one thing for the rest of your life, what would it be?
    Past subjunctive used to indicate present or future hypothetical or counterfactual situations.
    Last edited by 5jj; 20-Jul-2011 at 13:37.

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