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    Which is correct?

    Can anyone tell me, which of these two versions is the correct one?

    (i) If I was a parent, I would make sure my children will get the best.
    (ii) If were to become a parent, I would make sure my children will get the best.

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    Re: Which is correct?

    If I were a parent, I would make sure my children got/had the best.

    If I were - subjunctive. You are not a parent.
    But you can't say "I would make sure they will get" - that's mixing tenses.

    You can also say "If I become a parent, I will..."

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