It seems "would" should replace "should" in the following sentence: "If you lived in turbulent times, you should be destined to make great accomplishments." I am I correct? Why, or why not?
|Mister Micawber The sentence needs more work than that.|
If you lived in turbulent times, you would be destined for great accomplishments.
If you lived in turbulent times, you would be destined to accomplish great deeds.
|Anonymous Dear Mister Micawber. Thank you for the reply. Could I use "should" instead of "would" in either of the two sentences you have suggested? I am trying to understand the difference between the use of "would" and "should" in the example sentence.|
|Mister Micawber They will have different meanings then: 'should' seems to mean 'ought to' Here is a modern usage note:|
Rules similar to those for choosing between shall and will have long been advanced for should and would, but again the rules have had ...
|Mister Micawber This is what I said above:|
Mister Micawber 'beloved' exists in modern English only as an adjective; its verb is extinct.
|JungKim So, does that mean that you agree with my analysis of (2) that (2) is not in the passive voice?|
"Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished." - Lao Tzu
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still love it
|Ali... wao beautifully Captured.. (y)|
|Nirmalrajah Nature does not hurry, how true his words are, evolution is a painfully slow process but see now we have two very beautiful lives here, the beautiful flower the product of millions of years of natural selection and the talented young human who ...|
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