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CONDITIONALS AND WISHES EXERCISES I. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.

Put the verbs in brackets into the correct tenses: You could make better progress if you (attend) class regularly. If I (know) his telephone number, I’d give it to you. If you (arrive) ten minutes earlier, you would have got a seat. He could get a job easily if he (have) a degree. I shouldn’t have believed it if I (not see) it with my own eyes. Henry talks to his dog as if it (understand) him. If they had left the house earlier, they (not be) so late getting to the airport that they could not check their baggage. 8. If I finish the dress before Saturday, I (give) it to my sister for her birthday. 9. If I had seen the movie, I (tell) you about it last night. 10. If you (be) a millionaire, how would you spend your time? 11. If John paid his debts, people (respect) him more. 12. If I (own) an automobile, I would take a trip to California. 13. If she (work) harder, she would probably get a better salary. 14. If I (find) the book, I shall give it to you. 15. If you (turn) out the light, we shall be in the dark. 16. If you (save) your money, you will be able to go on a vacation. 17. He might get fat if he (stop) smoking. 18. What you (do) if you found a burglar in your house? 19. If she (not hurry), she may be late. 20. If I (try) again, I think that I would have succeeded. 21. If I tell you a secret, you (promise) not to tell it to anyone else? 22. Water (not run) downhill if there were not gravity. 23. Mike wished that the editors (permit) him to copy some of their material. 24. John wishes that he (spend) his vacation on the Gulf Coast next year. 25. I (accept) it they invite me to the party.

II. Use Unless instead of If: 1. The crops would have been ruined if the flood had risen higher. 2. If you had not sneezed, he wouldn’t have known that we were there. 3. If she did her hair differently she would look quite nice. 4. If John had played for our football team, we would not have lost the game. 5. If I won a big prize in a lottery, I’d give up my job. 6. If you are not careful, you will cut yourself with that knife. 7. If you do not like this one, I’ll bring you another. 8. I’ll not be able to do any work if I do not have a quiet room. 9. If she does not hurry, she’ll be late. 10. If we had more rain, our crops would be better.