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    1. I think it'd be better if we met/meet after your dinner date. (conditional or no

    1. I think it'd be better if we met/meet after your dinner date.

    2. If you want, we could/can meet after your dinner date.

    For number 1, I would choose: 1. I think it'd be better if we met after your dinner date. Because of the it'd in the beginning.

    For number 2, I would choose: 2. If you want, we could meet after your dinner date. Because could is more of a suggestions, but it seems can is okay too. correct?

    Can an expert weigh in. Thanks!

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    Re: 1. I think it'd be better if we met/meet after your dinner date. (conditional o

    I would go with "met" and "could".

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    Re: 1. I think it'd be better if we met/meet after your dinner date. (conditional o

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    I would go with "met" and "could".
    Are the other options unacceptable or just as ok? Could you please explain?

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    Re: 1. I think it'd be better if we met/meet after your dinner date. (conditional o

    The other options are OK;

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    Re: 1. I think it'd be better if we met/meet after your dinner date. (conditional o

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    I would go with "met" and "could".
    Are these conditional sentences?

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    Re: 1. I think it'd be better if we met/meet after your dinner date. (conditional o

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    The other options are OK;
    Wouldn't it be better if for number 1, I stuck with the same tenses? Would and met

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    Re: 1. I think it'd be better if we met/meet after your dinner date. (conditional o

    Quote Originally Posted by Batman45 View Post
    Wouldn't it be better if for number 1, I stuck with the same tenses? Would and met
    I prefer it, yes. But, as I said, the other option is OK.

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