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February 07, 2020


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Effect of imaginary past (hadn't been invented) on imaginary future (would)

Hi Simon, I think that’s because a past hypothetical situation affects a present hypothetical result.

Both correct!

The example above is a mixed conditional because the if-clause is a cause from the past and the main clause is the effect in present.

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