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    #1

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    Hello!
    Can someone tell me tha difference between "I would use" and "I use" with some explanation?

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    #2

    Re: use

    Hello.

    First of all, give us your examples and we'll correct them.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

    Not a teacher nor a native speaker.

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    #3

    Re: use

    Mr.X jogged fewer than 4 miles yesterday..Mr.X jogged less than 4 miles yesterday..One person asked which one correct between them, then another person replied as "I would use fewer"..My doubt is why did n't he use "I use" and why he used "I would use"..Can someone clarify "I would use" and "I use " with some exmple.

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    #4

    Re: use

    I take 'would use' to mean 'prefer to use' here.

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    #5

    Re: use

    "I use" - "Whenever I compare discrete objects, I use 'fewer'". It's what the speaker normally does in this case.
    "I would use" - If I ever had the need to choose between "fewer than four miles" and "less than four miles", I would choose "fewer". That's a conditional.

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    #6

    Re: use

    Balakrish, we don't connect sentences with two full stops. One is enough.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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