|Situation: Kathy wants to go to the movies but doesn't have any money.|
"If" sentence: If Kathy _____ some money, she would go to the movies.
|Situation: Joe is sleepy and would like to take a nap, but he can't because he's in an important meeting. |
"If" sentence: If Joe _____ in an important meeting, he would go home and take a nap.
|Situation: Chuck isn't stupid, but he failed his midterm exam. Why? -- He didn't study for it. |
"If" sentence: If Chuck _____ , he probably wouldn't have failed his midterm exam.
|Situation: Jan wanted to go to Jim's party but she wasn't able to because she had to work. |
"If" sentence: If Jan _____ to work, she would've gone to Jim's party.
|Situation: I'll try to give your message to Ted, but I'm not sure whether I'll see him or not. |
"If" sentence: If I _____ Ted, I'll give him your message.
|Situation: I want to work outside today, but that won't be possible because it's raining. |
"If" sentence: If it _____ raining, I'd work outside today.
|Situation: Rex had to miss work today. Why? -- His wife and children were all sick with the flu. |
"If" sentence: Rex _____ miss work today if his wife and children hadn't all been sick with the flu.
|Situation: I finished my work, but only because you helped me. |
"If" sentence: I _____ my work if you hadn't helped me.
|Situation: It's possible for you to do this quiz because you have a computer and modem. |
"If" sentence: It _____ possible for you to do this quiz if you didn't have a computer and modem.
|Situation: It wasn't possible to find this quiz on the WWW in 1994. It didn't exist at that time. |
"If" sentence: It _____ to find this quiz on the WWW in 1994.