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    #1

    Question will vs would

    Hi, kindly state the difference between the following sentences:
    What would be better for me?
    What will be better for me?
    thanks.

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    #2

    Re: will vs would

    They're both correct in the right context. What do you think the difference(s) might be?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: will vs would

    Well, I want to know that, what expression 'will' and 'would' giving in both the sentences?

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    #4

    Re: will vs would

    I didn't ask you to repeat your question using different words. I asked you to tell us what you think the different meanings are.
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    #5

    Re: will vs would

    According to my limited knowledge, the first sentence states the 'past tense' while the second one states the 'future tense', isn't that?

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    Re: will vs would

    No. Why do you think that "What would be ...?" is the past tense?
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    #7

    Re: will vs would

    That might have something to do with the fact that would is often referred to as the past of will, which is a widespread misunderstanding.

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    #8

    Re: will vs would

    Could u spoon-feed me in this regard, why it is not?

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    #9

    Re: will vs would

    Quote Originally Posted by INVINCIBLE EAGLE View Post
    Could you spoon-feed me in this regard - why it is not?
    "What would have been better for me?" = past.

    Please use full standard English words on the forum. "u" is not a word.
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    #10

    Re: will vs would

    Thanks. Could you provide some examples of 'would' that indicate the present?

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