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    would had done and would have done

    whats the difference between I would had done it... and I would have done it..?

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    Re: would had done and would have done

    Quote Originally Posted by imt_english View Post
    whats the difference between I would had done it... and I would have done it..?
    Welcome to the forum, imt_english.

    'I would had done it' is not a possible English utterance.

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    Re: would had done and would have done

    Quote Originally Posted by imt_english View Post
    What's the difference between 'I would had done it' and 'I would have done it'?
    Welcome from me, too.

    Please study the corrections I have made to your grammar.

    Rover

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    Re: would had done and would have done

    Quote Originally Posted by hughchan2009 View Post
    'I would had ' is not a proper English structure.
    'I would have done something' means you wish you had done that.

    I am not sure if I made my point clear.
    It does NOT mean that you wish you had. It simply means that under different circumstances, you would have. You might have not wanted to at all, but for whatever reason, you would have.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    #5

    Re: would had done and would have done

    "Would that I had done that" is an archaic way of saying "I wish I had done that".

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