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Mixed conditional

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Mixed conditional. Condition clause as Third Conditional, Result Clause as Second Conditional. Examples with photo illustrations.

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Mixed conditional

  1. 1. CAUSE:CAUSE: PAST SITUATIONPAST SITUATION EFFECT:EFFECT: PRESENT SITUATIONPRESENT SITUATION I drank too much beerI drank too much beer last nightlast night so I have a hangoverso I have a hangover this morning.this morning. CONDITION CLAUSECONDITION CLAUSE RESULT CLAUSERESULT CLAUSE If I hadn’t drunkIf I hadn’t drunk too much beer last night,too much beer last night, I wouldn’t haveI wouldn’t have a hangover this morning.a hangover this morning. If + PAST PERFECT ,If + PAST PERFECT , (with a comma)(with a comma) would + INFINITIVEwould + INFINITIVE
  2. 2. What’s the Mixed Conditional?What’s the Mixed Conditional? They bought the winning ticketThey bought the winning ticket so they’re absolutely delighted.so they’re absolutely delighted.
  3. 3. Mixed ConditionalMixed Conditional If they hadn’t bought the winning ticket,If they hadn’t bought the winning ticket, they wouldn’t be absolutely delighted.they wouldn’t be absolutely delighted.
  4. 4. What’s the Mixed Conditional?What’s the Mixed Conditional? Her big brother broke her dollHer big brother broke her doll so she’s very upset.so she’s very upset.
  5. 5. Mixed ConditionalMixed Conditional If her big brother hadn’t broken her doll,If her big brother hadn’t broken her doll, she wouldn’t be so upset.she wouldn’t be so upset.
  6. 6. What’s the Mixed Conditional?What’s the Mixed Conditional? She’s feeling bitterly disappointedShe’s feeling bitterly disappointed because her team didn’t win the match.because her team didn’t win the match.
  7. 7. Mixed ConditionalMixed Conditional She wouldn’t be feeling bitterly disappointedShe wouldn’t be feeling bitterly disappointed if her team had won the match.if her team had won the match.
  8. 8. What’s the Mixed Conditional?What’s the Mixed Conditional? His mother is absolutely furiousHis mother is absolutely furious because he’s broken the vase.because he’s broken the vase.
  9. 9. Mixed ConditionalMixed Conditional His mother wouldn’t be absolutely furiousHis mother wouldn’t be absolutely furious if he hadn’t broken the vase.if he hadn’t broken the vase.
  10. 10. What’s the Mixed Conditional?What’s the Mixed Conditional? Father Christmas didn’t forget to bring herFather Christmas didn’t forget to bring her presents so she’s absolutely thrilled.presents so she’s absolutely thrilled.
  11. 11. Mixed ConditionalMixed Conditional If Father Christmas had forgotten to bring herIf Father Christmas had forgotten to bring her presents, she wouldn’t be absolutely thrilled.presents, she wouldn’t be absolutely thrilled.
  12. 12. 2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed?2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed? If I went to Antarctica,If I went to Antarctica, I’d take photos of penguins.I’d take photos of penguins. 2nd Conditional2nd Conditional
  13. 13. 2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed?2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed? If Shakespeare had had aIf Shakespeare had had a laptop,laptop, he would have writtenhe would have written poems on it.poems on it. 3rd Conditional3rd Conditional
  14. 14. 2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed?2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed? I’d buy you a coffeeI’d buy you a coffee if I hadn’t lost my walletif I hadn’t lost my wallet yesterday.yesterday. Mixed ConditionalMixed Conditional
  15. 15. 2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed?2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed? All the Titanic’s passengersAll the Titanic’s passengers would have been savedwould have been saved if there had been enoughif there had been enough lifeboats.lifeboats. 3rd Conditional3rd Conditional
  16. 16. 2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed?2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed? I’d feel terribly nervousI’d feel terribly nervous if I ever met the Queen.if I ever met the Queen. 2nd Conditional2nd Conditional
  17. 17. 2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed?2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed? I’d phone herI’d phone her if I hadn’t lost my mobile.if I hadn’t lost my mobile. Mixed ConditionalMixed Conditional
  18. 18. 2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed?2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed? If there hadn’t beenIf there hadn’t been a hole in the condom,a hole in the condom, my girlfriendmy girlfriend wouldn’t be pregnant.wouldn’t be pregnant. Preservativo ImperfectoPreservativo Imperfecto Mixed ConditionalMixed Conditional
  19. 19. 2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed?2nd Conditional? 3rd? Mixed? If Conditionals were reallyIf Conditionals were really fascinating, we’d never stop!fascinating, we’d never stop! 2nd Conditional2nd Conditional

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