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Autor:  orlando
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  03/NOV/2010 10:06 PM
Assunto:  indirect speech
 
Mensagem:  In my opinion both are right.

Present Unreal Conditional

What you would  do in imaginary situations.
1) She asked me what I would do if I won the lottery.
She asked me "What would you do if you won the lottery"
She asked me what I would do if I won the lottery.
Ela me perguntou o que eu faria se eu ganhasse na loteria.
I would buy a car
Eu compraria um carro

Past Unreal Conditional
Imaginary situations in the past.
What you would have done differently if circumstances had been different.
2) She asked me what I would have done if I had won the lottery.
She asked me "What would you have done if you had won the lottery
Ela me perguntou o que eu teria feito se eu tivesse ganhado na loteria.
I would have bought a car.
Eu teria comprado um carro.


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
indirect speech  –  J. Ignacio  03/NOV/2010, 6:59 PM
 indirect speech  –  orlando  03/NOV/2010, 10:06 PM
indirect speech  –  Teacher  04/NOV/2010, 5:00 AM
indirect speech - how about "had I" ?  –  Teacher  04/NOV/2010, 5:09 AM

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