Use the past tense for unreal conditions in the present. So everybody comes up with a few conditions, just to make sure that the others will also do something. Exercises on conditional sentences 04 english grammar. If i to go to the cinema, i to watch an interesting film. Grammar quiz all things grammar grammar focus first conditional level intermediate answer key my notes 1. If i found her address, i would send her an invitation. Complete the conditional sentences type i by putting the verbs into the correct form. Grammar quiz first conditional complete these eighteen sentences to score your knowledge of the first conditional. Conditional sentences elementary and intermediate level esl. How could you rewrite the following sentences using the suggested alternative conditional words.
The main clause can also be at the beginning of the sentence. If you had studied more, you would have done better in your exams. High english conditionals with a subordinate clause without if. Other ways of expressing condition and time relationships i. We use zero and first conditionals to talk about possible situations, and we use the second and third conditional for hypothetical situations. Jan 27, 2018 we use the second conditional in more polite requests. The general principle guiding these types of sentence is the presence of a main clause and a subordinate clause almost always containing the if word.
Choose the correct verb tense in each of the following sentences. Choose the appropriate options to complete the sentences. If the bus didnt arrive on time, i would drive you to the airport. Download the text from the video if you love me conditionals in different languages teachers notes. Notwithstanding any other provision hereof, if an exercise of any portion of this warrant is to be made in connection with a public offering or a sale of the company pursuant to a merger, sale of stock, or otherwise, such exercise may at the election of the holder be conditioned upon the consummation of such transaction, in which case such exercise shall not be deemed. Test your understanding of conditional clauses with this grammar exercise. May be freely copied for personal or classroom use. Function in these sentences the time in the if clause is now or always, and the time in the main clause is before now. Conditional exercise first second third conditionals.
English grammar pdf rules with examples to download for free there are four basic types of conditional sentences in the english language examples. Unit 5 grammar extension first, second and third conditional 1 match 17 with ag to form complete sentences. Conditionals exercise 2 this is similar to exercise 1 but has different sentences. Grammar concessive clauses a concessive clause is a clause which begins with although or even though aunque and which expresses an idea that suggests the opposite of the main part of the sentence. Conditional structures types i, ii, iii in english. If i had gone to the cinema, i would have watched an interesting film.
If006 if clauses complete the sentences intermediate. In if clause in place of simple present tense, present continuous tense can also be use. Finish the sentences with a clause in the correct conditional. They will finish their diy if they to have enough time. If sentences conditional all 44 questions in fixed. If you had worked harder, you wouldnt have been dismissed. If i know knew the answer right now, i would tell you.
Write the subjectverb combinations from both the if clause and the main clause. Their message was that any amount of bloodshed was justified. Use the second conditional to talk about hypotheticalimaginary or improbable situations in the present or future and their consequences. Check our complete grammar explanation and do our three online exercises.
Download the information on this page as a pdf or word document and the exercises in pdf format or as a word document. The sentence although hes quiet, hes not shy begins with a concessive clause. Pay attention to the tense used after the words in red. Conditional sentences first condition future possible verb tenses in first conditional sentences directions. In conditional type 2, we usually use, in the if clause, were instead of was, even if the pronoun is i, he, she or it. If he had eaten eat everything he would have been be ill 3. Decide whether the following conditional sentences are type i, ii or ii. Sentence type 2 it is possible but very unlikely, that the condition will be fulfilled.
The tense in the if clause is the simple past, and the tense in the main clause is the perfect conditional. It is possible and also very likely that the condition will be fulfilled. Mixed types put the verbs in brackets into the correct tenses. Conditional clauses express a condition something that must happen first so that something else can happen. Conditional sentences first condition future possible. Conditional sentences in english grammar rules pdf. Had i known the carpenter was going to take three days to show up, i the materials and done the work myself. Write the line numbers of the four if clauses that have simple past tense verbs.
Notwithstanding any other provision hereof, if an exercise of this warrant is to be made in connection with an acquisition, such exercise may at the election of holder be conditioned upon the consummation of such transaction, in which case such exercise shall not be deemed to be effective until immediately prior to the consummation of such transaction. If sentences conditional all 44 questions in fixed order. High english conditionals with a subordinate clause. If we dont see each other tomorrow, well see each other next week. Conditional statements within a method, we can alter the flow of control the order in which statements are executed using either conditionals or loops. Used to express the wish to change a past action or situation. All english conditional exercises are free and with help function, teaching materials and grammar rules. Everybody wants to party, but nobodys really keen on preparing and organising the party.
First conditional answers ll will, wont will not 1. Conditional sentences exercises conditional clauses. The conditional statements if, ifelse, and switch allow us to choose which statement will be executed next. Third conditional answers remember you can use had or d and would or.
For exercises, you can reveal the answers first submit worksheet and print the page to have the exercise and the answers. Conditional sentences second condition verb tenses in. If clauses pdf worksheets english vocabulary and grammar. First conditional, third conditional, past simple, present continuous, esl songs for teaching english. Conditional sentences second condition verb tenses in second conditional sentences complete the following sentences using the correct form of the verb provided. In the type ii if clause, we use were for all forms of be not was. Although hes quiet, which has an opposite meaning of hes not shy that is the main part of. If you are waiting for the bus, you should better take a taxi. Mixed conditionals are a combination of second and third conditional. Usage conditional sentences type 2 refers to an action in the present that could happen if the. Each type of conditional sentence has a definite form following a particular tense form.
Were here is a subjunctive form, although was is also accepted. Conditional sentences grammar exercises learning english. Conditionals english for uni university of adelaide. In the third conditional, we use a past perfect tense in the if.
The zero conditional describes situations that are always true. If you run should run into james, tell him he owes me a drink. If i not have enough money, i will not buy my fourth castle. Many people who live near nuclear plants are concerned. Jun 24, 2017 test your understanding of conditional clauses with this grammar exercise. All conditionals and future time clauses to talk about. They refer to an unreal present situation and its probable but unreal past result. The jury gave whoever had the doctors support an acquittal. I would travel around the world if i had a million dollars. If you study harder, you get better marks in your tests. Example if i were a millionaire, i would buy a castle. If clauses type 3 exercise english online grammar exercises.
We now look at another type of conditional sentence without the if word in its subordinate clause. First conditional answers a 1 c 2 f 3 d 4 b 5 e 6 a b 1 comes 3 hurry 5 is 2 have 4 will take 6 sees c 1 will give 5 bring 2 will go 6 wont let 3 snows 7 gets 4 wont succeed 8 read d 1 go, will visit 2 does, will go 3 wont eat, eats 4 will drive, ask 5 will phone, wants. Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verbs. I will send her an invitation if i find her address.701 67 367 543 1556 1131 556 63 1047 1106 1026 664 1016 906 904 1269 424 454 296 808 444 154 884 533 813 1605 833 1608 1118 1582 1612 1595 1275 1083 656 187 1445 1472 1152 585 522 129 316 1097 911 1140 1115 531 877