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The Conditional in Independent Clauses

In this quiz, we have seen 5 different circumstances in which the conditional mood is used in independent clauses; the following sentences are categorized by these 5 contexts that require the conditional. Fill in the blanks with the present conditional or conditional perfect conjugations of the verbs in the parenthesis.

Type #1: Courtesy & Politeness

Mi (piacere) andare al centro commerciale con te.
Noi (preferire) dare l’esame ieri.

Type #2: The “Dissociative” Conditional

Fonti bene informate hanno riferito che il ministro (arrivare) questa mattina.
Secondo gli inquirenti l'omicidio (avvenire) la notte scorsa, tra le 22 e le 23.

Type #3: Excitement, Suggestions and Desires

Queste torte (essere) perfette per il matrimonio di Mario e Carla!
Oggi (dovere) andare tutti al mare, visto che fuori c'è un bel sole!

Type #4: Doubt and Disbelief, Interrogatives


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