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Autor:  Teacher
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Data:  04/NOV/2010 5:09 AM
Assunto:  indirect speech - how about "had I" ?
Mensagem:  She asked me what I would have done if I had won the lottery.

I'd say it this way:

She asked me what I would have done, had I won the lottery. (without IF)

Maybe you thought of the lottery numbers. Perhaps you have written them down, but you never bought a ticket. You explained that to your Mom and now she asks you what you would have done, HAD YOU won the lottery.

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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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