I am very confused about the use of would and will.
Eg. If i could travel back to time, I would like to go back to the Jurassic Period. In cases like this where 'if' is used, is 'would' appropriate and how should i explain to my sister about this? How about will? When can i use it?
similarly, i am confused about could and can, might and may, should and shall.
Modals are very confusing. Much of that is due to their use for different meanings in different constructions. A good place to start is a good standard dictionary. Look up each form and study the lists of different uses. Usually, an example or two is also given.Originally Posted by Micki
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