I’ve never used would we are used to using ( used to) to explane somethig happen in the past and we used to do it every day so, I’m still confused how to use WOULD in the same time.On the other hand is it matter if I use ( used to ) only in the past habits?.. Used you to / Did you use to play basketball at college? Wonderful lesson on would. Please! plase help me . It is understandable to me. Use COULD and COULDN’T for ability in the past. I do like your lessons , teacher Alix. Future relative to the past. what is difference between these two sentences “if I was” is also used by natives but this is actually incorrect. The unreal past is used to talk about imaginary situations in the past. keep going! Where are you from ? Can I ask? You are a good teacher, please clarify my doubts with word “would” usage, “in london she met the man that she would one day marry” :D. I’m still not clear how to use would & used to. “He said that he liked cheese.”, “I will be there!” Thank you so much. both, 7 out of 10…so bed…I need more practice for this lesson…)Thanks,Alex). from: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/would. 4. polite request ("I will buy some eggs. If I had won the lottery I would have bought a car. We can use used to to talk about both past habits, actions, or states of being.Use the following formula: subject + used to + base form of the verb.For the negative, use subject + didn’t use to + base form of the verb. Would can only be used for present and past conditionals, and to talk about typical past behaviour or habits. Is this sentence same as “If I was taller,I could have played basketball” Hi Alex, I used to be afraid of dogs. here from Brazil I senf you a big hug. ALex please check my post and please correct me. 8. (for example: If you met him you would never know that he was rich.). but. As I know the pet hamster is written without “p” :-). Thank you . I dont think it is correct(seem is a stative verb).. but I read that in a book. afeter watching this video by me, I had some idea about where we use would. We wish that it were true!). Sometimes they can be used interchangeably, but usually they have different usages. ), You'd never know it. i like your classes very much.. :)but i have some doubts in my mind like.. could you please expalin for me .is used to helper verb or not?thank. I’ve watched many lessons about prepositions and it seems it’s not enough yet. Would + perfect. I put both, why not? I just have one doubt but it’s not about the lesson content. both. I used to live in San Diego. 6. She ________ take the garbage outside every week. Great quiz. It's often used with 'by now'. The difficult part for me is when i have to say it. i like your lesson. I’ll be grateful to you,if you could..! what should I do? After dinner we would all sit in the hall and chat for a while. Everything is clea. Besos(KISSES). merci, hi sir.. both Without doubt, “I used to be a pianist ” is clear enough to understand comparing with ‘ I would be a pianist.” Wrong usage, isn’t it ? Sometimes in real conversations I “overthink” about sentece structure, and this lesson really helps! thank you, Awesome lesson, very clear explained it, thanks a lot Alex. Bye =D, I use your video in my blog englishiza.blogspot.com Useful info for me. Free Practice Tests for learners of English This use of would signals what we expect somebody to do: John would have scheduled the meeting. I put both too. Your focus is on the fact that you were a pharmacist. Past simple. ), Would you go with me? (more polite than: Do you know the answer? May l know if we could use the contraction form of ‘would’ which is l’d …..in the past form? In the quiz about used to/ would I think No9 is incorrect Look! 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