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    Conditional sentecnes again!

    I've got a little confused with some sentences below. I would grateful if you can help.
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    1) Anna never seems to get tired. I sure wish I ____ her energy
    A. would have B. have C.have had D. had

    2) If I could find Rob's phone number, I _____ him about the change in plans. Maybe somebody else will call him
    A. called B. had called. C. could call D. will call

    3) "Will you see Tom at lunch today? I'd like you to give him a message for me."
    "I'm not going to lunch, but if I ___ him later, I'll give him your message."
    A.should see B. will see C. would see D. could see

    4) Hurry! We've got to leave the house immediately. Otherwise, ____ the opening ceremony
    A. we'd miss B. we'd have missed C. we miss D. we're going to miss

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    If possible, please give some explanations.


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    Re: Conditional sentecnes again!

    Quote Originally Posted by onetwothree View Post
    I've got a little confused with some sentences below. I would grateful if you can help.
    -----------------------------------------
    1) Anna never seems to get tired. I sure wish I had her energy
    A. would have B. have C.have had D. had

    2) If I could find Rob's phone number, I could call him about the change in plans. Maybe somebody else will call him
    A. called B. had called. C. could call D. will call

    3) "Will you see Tom at lunch today? I'd like you to give him a message for me."
    "I'm not going to lunch, but if I should see him later, I'll give him your message."
    A.should see B. will see C. would see D. could see

    4) Hurry! We've got to leave the house immediately. Otherwise, we're going to miss the opening ceremony
    A. we'd miss B. we'd have missed C. we miss D. we're going to miss

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    If possible, please give some explanations.
    ..........

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    Re: Conditional sentecnes again!

    I've got a little confused with some sentences below. I would grateful if you can help.
    -----------------------------------------
    1) Anna never seems to get tired. I sure wish I had her energy
    A. would have B. have C.have had D. had
    Not possible.past tense.

    2) If I could find Rob's phone number, I could call him about the change in plans. Maybe somebody else will call him
    It is possible but unlikely.past tense.
    A. called B. had called. C. could call D. will call

    3) "Will you see Tom at lunch today? I'd like you to give him a message for me."
    "I'm not going to lunch, but if I see him later, I'll give him your message."
    A.should see B. will see C. would see D. could see
    It is possible and likely .1st conditional.-present tense.

    4) Hurry! We've got to leave the house immediately. Otherwise,we will miss the opening ceremony
    A. we'd miss B. we'd have missed C. we miss D. we're going to miss
    Likely.present tense.

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    If possible, please give some explanations.
    Regards,
    rj1948.

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