Conditional Sentences

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* Conditional Sentences
* Factual Conditionals -Absolute, Scientific Results
* If + verb word , verb word (bare infinitive)
* If water freezes, it becomes a solid.

* Factual Conditionals -Absolute, Scientific Results
* If orange blossoms are exposed to very cold temperatures, they wither and die. * If the trajectory of a satellite is slightly off at launch, it gets worse as the flight progresses.

* Factual Conditionals – Probable Results for the Future * If + verb word , will (can, may)
* If water freezes, it will become a solid.

* Factual Conditionals – Probable Results for the Future * If orange blossoms are exposed to very cold temperatures, they will wither and die. * If the trajectory of a satellite is slightly off at launch, it will get worse as the flight progresses.

* Factual Conditionals – Possible Results
* If + past form of verb, would (could, might) + verb word * If we found her address, we would write her.
* If Judy did not drink so much coffee, she would not be so nervous.

* Factual Conditionals – Possible Results
* If she ate fewer sweets, she would lose weight.
* If Jim’s family met Karen, they might like her.
* If you went to bed late, you would be sleepy in the morning.

* Factual Conditionals – Probable Changes in Past Results * If + had+ past participle, would have + past participle * If we had found her address, we would have called her.
* If we had had the money, we would have bought a new stereo system. *
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* Factual Conditionals – Probable Changes in Past Results * If her mother had let her, Anne would have stayed longer. * If the neighbours had called us, we would have helped them. * If I had had more time, I would have checked my paper.

* Contrary-to-Fact Conditionals – Impossible Results (Were) * If + were, would (could, might)+ verb word .
* If the party were on Friday, we could go.
* If...
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