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First conditional

If + present simple + will + infinitive


If you see the film, youll understand.
El condicional de primer grado se utiliza para hablar de posibles o probables
situaciones futuras.
If its cold tomorrow, I wont walk to college.
promesas y advertencies.
If we eat now, we wont be hungry when we get to the restaurant.
Second conditional
If + past simple + would + infinitive
If you saw the film, youd understand.
El condicional de sgundo grado se utiliza para hablar de situaciones irreales o
improbable en el presente o en el futuro.
If I had money, Id buy it for you. (It is unlikely that you will have more
money.)
If you had a car, you could learn to drive. (You dont have a car, so you wont
learn to drive.)
dar consejo.
If he lived in Germany, hed learn German.
Third conditional
If + past perfect + would have + past participle
If you had seen the film, you would have understood
El condicional de tercer grado se utiliza para hablar de cosas que no tuvieron
lugar en el pasado.
If I had known you were coming, I would have made some dinner. (I didnt
know you were coming so I didnt make any dinner.)
info extra
La proposicin que lleva if puede colocarse delante o detrs de la
proposicin principal.

El significado es el mismo en ambos casos.


Si se coloca delante, se utiliza coma.