CONDITIONAL SENTENCES

Conditional Sentence type I

Mrs. Kim is happy. Her husband hasn’t gone home for months because he works abroad. Last night Mr. Andrew sent a message that he planned to go home this month.

Mrs. Kim can’t hide her happines. Now she is arranging what she will do if her husband come. If her husband come, she will cook special food for dinner.

Kalimat terakhir “If her husband comes, she will cook special food for dinner” mengandung Conditional Sentence Type I. Kalimat ini disusun dengan “if + Present tense, Future tense.”

Conditional Sentence type II

I would like to send an invitation to a friend. I have looked everywhere for her address, but I cannot find it. So now I think it is rather unlikely that I will eventually find her address. If I found her address, I would send her an invitation.

Kalimat terakhir “If I found her address, I would send her an invitation.” Mengandung Conditional Sentence Type 2 kalimat ini di susun dengan rumus “if + Simple Past, main clause with Conditional I (= would + Infinitive)”

Conditional Sentence type III

I knew John very well and I know that he never had much money, but he loved Ferraris. He would have loved to own a Ferrari, but he never had the money to buy one. If John had had the money, he would have bought a Ferrari.

Kalimat terakhir If John had had the money, he would have bought a Ferrari. Mengandung Conditional Sentence Type 3 kalimat ini di susun dengan rumus “if + Past Perfect, main clause with Conditional II”

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