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Could anyone tell which one of these sentences are grammatically correct

1. I wouldn't say she is thin. or

I wouldn't say she was thin

2. I wouldn't say you won't be able to paint the wall.

3. Larry wouldn't say they are the best team around. or

Larry wouldn't say they were the best team around.

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They are all correct.

CJ

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What I understand from the given sentences below is that they're hypothetical or imaginary situation right ?

- I wouldn't say she was thin.

- Larry wouldn't say they were the best team around.


Whereas these examples refer to much practical situation ?

- I wouldn't say she is thin.

- Larry wouldn't say they are the best team around.

too finicky 7

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What I understand from the given sentences below is that they're hypothetical or imaginary situation right ?

- I wouldn't say she was thin.

- Larry wouldn't say they were the best team around.


Whereas these examples refer to much a more practical situation ?

- I wouldn't say she is thin.

- Larry wouldn't say they are the best team around.

No. It's just a matter of present tense and past tense showing present time and past time.

The clause after 'I wouldn't say (that)' can be in any tense. Those that are most often used are the present, the present perfect, and the past, as shown in the examples below, which I found online.

I wouldn't say I am cured.
I wouldn't say that he's small.
I wouldn't say it's intimidating.
I wouldn't say it's something to count on.

I wouldn't say London has changed me.
I wouldn't say the stimulus has hurt the economy.
I wouldn't say his left-hand function has improved.
I wouldn't say that it has given me a more youthful look.

I wouldn't say we were intimidated.
I wouldn't say the casting was straightforward.
I wouldn't say that these changes were easy.
I wouldn't say they were the most significant symptom.

CJ

. Really helpful. Just one last thing.

From the given examples, would it be correct to say that the phrase " I wouldn't say" is a polite way of negating things?

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too finicky 7From the given examples, would it be correct to say that the phrase "I wouldn't say" is a polite way of negating things?

Yes. It's usually taken with the meaning "In my opinion, [the opposite]", but in a softer way.

I wouldn't say he's very smart. ~ In my opinion he's not very smart.

CJ