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    Past Subjunctive and Unrealmpast

    I have been wondering what's the difference between "Subjunctive" tense and "Unreal Past" conditional
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    Re: Past Subjunctive and Unrealmpast

    Use If I were you and the rest is the same as the past simple.

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    Re: Past Subjunctive and Unrealmpast

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    The website says the past form of "Subjunctive" is called "Unreal past"

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    Re: Past Subjunctive and Unrealmpast

    But it seems to me that the above website uses 'the unreal past' to mean that the past forms do not really refer to the past.

    Not a teacher.

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