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    Father will

    Father won't be angry.
    Father will not get angry.

    Are both the above sentences convey the same meaning.

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    Re: Father will

    DO both sentences...

    No. One says he won't be angry. The other says he won't become angry.
    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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    Re: Father will

    DO both sentences...

    Did using "are" is wrong instead of "do"?

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    Re: Father will

    Originally posted by BarbD:

    One says he won't be angry. The other says he won't become angry.
    What is meaning of the sentence if I use "become"
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 02-Jun-2015 at 08:53. Reason: Added quote and attribution

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    Re: Father will

    Quote Originally Posted by suniljain View Post
    DO both sentences...

    Did Is using "are" instead of "do" is wrong? instead of "do"?
    Yes, "are" was wrong.

    Are both sentences correct?
    Do both sentences mean the same thing?
    Do both sentences convey the same meaning?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Father will

    Quote Originally Posted by suniljain View Post
    What is meaning of the sentence if I use "become"
    He started calm. He ended up angry. He became angry.
    I started sad. I ended up smiling. I became cheerful.

    It shows a change of state.
    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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