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Modal Auxiliary Would

Would is a modal auxiliary verb. There is no -s in the third person singular. Would is followed by an infinitive without to. He said he would try his best to help me. I would like to know what my duty is....

Would vs. Used To

Would Use would to talk about repeated actions and events in the past. The old man would sit in a corner talking to himself for hours. After dinner we all would sit in the drawing room and chat. Use used to talk...

Would vs. Used To

Would can be used to talk about past habits and typical characteristics. She would always carry an umbrella. He would often go for long drives. Her days would start at 5.30 and then she would dust, clean, wash, cook and iron....

Used To vs. Would Worksheet

Complete the following sentences using would or used to. In some cases, either could be used. 1. My father ——————— smoke a lot. a) used to b) would c) either could be used here...