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by Unabashed
Thu Feb 07, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: 'Would' what the heck is wrong with it?
Replies: 4
Views: 3151

Re: 'Would' what the heck is wrong with it?

Could you, please, explain why in these sentences past verb forms are used?
by Unabashed
Thu Feb 07, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Grammar and Usage
Topic: 'Would' what the heck is wrong with it?
Replies: 4
Views: 3151

'Would' what the heck is wrong with it?

Could you help me, please? Recently I have come across some sentences I didn't know what to make of. The sentences are: 1. Lord Henry “Is that very vain of me? I think it is rather vain.” Dorian “I should think it was , Harry…” (Oscar Wilde - The picture of Dorian Gray) 2. I think we would both say ...