Tag: subjunctive

Is there an English subjunctive?

Is there an English subjunctive?

Human beings – the only creatures who have language at their disposal to communicate – can talk about anything, including the past and the future. Typically when we talk about possible, desirable, or hypothetical situations in English we use modal verbs such as can/could, may/might, will/would, shall/should, and must. So we can say, for example, […]

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