Unreal Past

Unreal Past


Present


I wish he were here today.
*I wish he would stop talking. (complaint)
I’d rather/sooner she visited me than called me.
She treats me as if/though I were her son.
If I had more money, I would travel.
It is time for him to find a job=It’s time he found a job.
It is high time/about time he found a job.


Past


I wish she had come to my party yesterday.
I wish he had been paying more attention during
yesterday’s lesson.
I’d rather/sooner she had visited me yesterday than had
called me.
I would rather she had been behaving better.
She treated me as if / though I had been her son.
If I had had more money, I would have travelled.
If he had been paying attention to the lesson, he would
have understood it.

Popular Posts / Δημοφιλείς Αναρτήσεις