- Can we use would for future?
- When should we use should?
- Will you vs Can you?
- What is the difference of would and will?
- Will and going to sentences?
- What is perfect past?
- Would you or will you marry me?
- When to use will or going to?
- When we use would instead of Will?
- Where is could used?
- Can you or would you please?
Can we use would for future?
Like Simple Future, Future in the Past has two different forms in English: “would” and “was going to.” Although the two forms can sometimes be used interchangeably, they often express two different meanings.
Examples: Imagine a sentence such as “I would have to convince her to talk to me”..
When should we use should?
‘Should’ can be used:To express something that is probable. Examples: “John should be here by 2:00 PM.” “He should be bringing Jennifer with him.To ask questions. Examples: “Should we turn left at this street?” … To show obligation, give recommendation or even an opinion. Examples: “You should stop eating fast food.”
Will you vs Can you?
May implies that you are asking for permission. Can implies that you are questioning somebody’s ability. Will implies that you are seeking an answer about the future.
What is the difference of would and will?
The main difference between will and would is that would can be used in the past tense but will cannot. Also, would is commonly used to refer to a future event that may occur under specific conditions, while will is used more generally to refer to future events.
Will and going to sentences?
Will + infinitiveBe going to + infinitiveA decision at the moment of speaking: Julie: There’s no milk. John: Really? In that case, I’ll go and get some.A decision before the moment of speaking: Julie: There’s no milk. John: I know. I’m going to go and get some when this TV programme finishes.3 more rows
What is perfect past?
The PAST PERFECT TENSE indicates that an action was completed (finished or “perfected”) at some point in the past before something else happened. This tense is formed with the past tense form of “to have” (HAD) plus the past participle of the verb (which can be either regular or irregular in form):
Would you or will you marry me?
“Will you marry me?” is a direct invitation. The speaker is asking about the will, the wishes, of the other person. “Would you marry me?” is less direct, and extra polite for this situation. It really means, “Would you marry me, if you should find me acceptable?”
When to use will or going to?
When you’re talking about actions that are far into the future (months or maybe years from now), use WILL. When you’re talking about actions that you will do soon (tomorrow or next week), use GOING TO. When you want to ask/request for something, use WILL).
When we use would instead of Will?
would is the past tense form of will. Because it is a past tense, it is used: to talk about the past. to talk about hypotheses (when we imagine something)
Where is could used?
Could: “Could” is used to express possibility. Something that could happen is not necessarily something that must happen. Could does not express desire or opinion. It is simply used to state one or more things that are possible (even if they are unlikely) or were possible in the past (even if they didn’t happen).
Can you or would you please?
Or, could you please close the door? A. I don’t see much difference. But I would suppose that “would” is more polite, because it expresses the idea of probability, and of willingness, and of the desire that something be done, whereas “could” is more in the realm of ability (yes I can).