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    harriet_yang is offline Junior Member
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    how to understand "will've"

    Dear teachers,

    I have a question about this sentence (from Cartwheeling in Thunderstorm by Katherine Rundell):
    "We have been notified, madam, that the missing schoolgirl - you will've read about it - may be concealed in your garage."

    What does "will've" mean here?

    Thanks!

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    Re: how to understand "will've"

    will have

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    Re: how to understand "will've"

    Will here expresses certainty, not futurity.
    Typoman - writer of rongs

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