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    #1

    can/could, will/would

    You could simply and directly say 'Tom would efficiently help you to achieve your goals.'

    Can I use 'can' and 'will' instead of 'could' and 'would'? What is the difference in meaning between the two sentences if it can changed?

    Many thanks in advance.

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    Re: can/could, will/would

    'Tom would efficiently help you to achieve your goals.'
    ... if you asked him.

    'Tom could efficiently help you to achieve your goals.'
    ... he is capable. Too bad you haven't asked him.

    'Tom can efficiently help you to achieve your goals.'
    ... he is capable. Ask him.

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