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    It has been found that if they are sitting down at the time, they tend to move about in their chairs more than usual.
    Why do we use simple present here instead of simple future?

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    Re: conditionals

    The zero conditional is used to express facts; as this is a finding, it falls into this category. Also, 'will tend' is not a common form.

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