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Conditional sentences, if-clauses type I, II, III

 

Tense Signal words Use Form Examples affirmative Examples negative Examples interrogative
Simple
Present or Present
Simple
  • every day
  • sometimes
  • always
  • often
  • usually
  • seldom
  • never
  • first … then
 

  • Something
    happens
    repeatedly
  • How
    often
    something happens
  • one action
    follows another
  • things in general
  • with the
    following verbs
    (to love, to hate,
    to think, etc.)
  • future meaning: timetables,
    programmes
infinitive (he/she/it) + -s work.  I don’t
work.
Do I work?
He works.  He
doesn’t
work.
Does he
work?
go. don’t go. Do I go?
He goes. He
doesn’t
go.
Does he go?
Simple infinitive (he/she/it) + -s I
?


 

infinitive Signal words past participle infinitive Examples affirmative Examples negative Examples interrogative
come came come come work. don’t work. Do I work?
run ran run come He works. He doesn’t work. Does he work?
become became become come I‘m working. I‘m not working. Am I working?