Will and would sentences examples?
For example: I wasn’t hungry, so I said that I would just have an orange juice.
It’s the same sentence that we saw with ‘will’, but changed to the past tense.
And the last sentence becomes: She said she would send me all the details by email..
Is would present tense?
Technically, would is the past tense of will, but it is an auxiliary verb that has many uses, some of which even express the present tense.
Is should a future tense?
While CAN, COULD, MAY, MIGHT, MUST, SHALL, SHOULD, WILL and WOULD are pure modals, HAVE TO and OUGHT TO are semi-modals. ‘I think I will go to a movie tonight. ‘ This sentence is in simple future tense and the form is ‘will or shall + base form.
Is shall present tense?
Shall is primarily in the present, and in our mother tongue was followed by a verb in the infinitive. I’ve been doing some research to figure out how shall would be considered to be in the present tense (as opposed to in the future tense).
Is could Past or present?
Could is used for past and future instances, or sometimes in the present tense (although in the present tense it is normally describing a possibility or is part of a question). For example, She spoke so fast that I could not hear her, or, he could do it if he chooses to. In the present, we use can.