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18 03, 2019

What is Future-in-the-Past

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What should we know about Future-in-the-Past Future-in-the-Past in Reported Speech When the reporting verb is in the Past Tense we change the Future Tense into the Future-in-the-Past. To make the Future-in-the-Past the auxiliary verb would is used instead of will. Two Forms of Future-in-the-Past Like Simple Future, Future-in-the-Past has two different forms in English: would and was going

28 02, 2019

Reported Special Questions

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How to report Wh-questions When we report a Wh-question, we use reporting verbs like asked, wondered, wanted to know or enquired. When there is a question word (what, where, why, who, when, how) we use that question word in the reported question but there is no auxiliary verb and the word order is like an affirmative sentence. Direct