There are several structures in English that are called conditionals or if conditionals.
"Condition" means "situation or circumstance". If a particular condition is true, then a particular result happens:
- In this lesson we look at four of the most common ways to talk about the future
- if y = 3 then 2y = 6
There are three basic English conditionals that we use very often. There are some more conditionals that we do not use so often.
In this lesson, we will look at the three basic conditionals as well as the so-called zero conditional. We'll finish with a summary and then a quiz to check your understanding: