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What do you mean by conditional sentences?

Conditional sentences are sentences that express one thing contingent on something else, e.g. “If it rains, the picnic will be cancelled”. They are so called because the impact of the main clause of the sentence is conditional on the dependent clause.

How do you express conditions?

A condition may be expressed in several different ways.

  1. By using if.
  2. If you heat ice, it melts. If you work hard, you will succeed.
  3. Sometimes if is omitted.
  4. Were I you, I wouldn’t do it.
  5. By using unless.
  6. Unless you obey my instructions, you will be dismissed.
  7. By using an imperative.
  8. By using a conjunctional phrase.

What is past unreal conditional?

The Past Unreal Conditional is used to talk about imaginary situations in the past. It is used to imagine different outcomes due to different decisions or actions in different circumstances: If I had gone out less, I would probably have studied more. I would have travelled more if I had had more time.

What word is used to express a condition?

If is commonly used to express a condition. Examples are given below: If you give respect, you get respect. If you heat ice, it melts.

What are conditional connectives explain with example?

Explanation: If there are two situation or proportions A and B such that if A is sufficient to find B or A implies B or or if A then B then they are called conditional connectives. For Example: if i say – if bus comes i will go to the market. so there are two proportions p: bus comes q: i will go.

Is for a conditional statement?

A conditional statement is false if hypothesis is true and the conclusion is false. The example above would be false if it said “if you get good grades then you will not get into a good college”. If we re-arrange a conditional statement or change parts of it then we have what is called a related conditional.

What is an example of a conditional statement in programming?

In programming, a great example of a condition is a password. Passwords are “if, then” logic statements: If a user enters the correct password, then they can access the program.

How do you write a conditional statement?

A conditional statement is a statement that can be written in the form “If P then Q,” where P and Q are sentences. For this conditional statement, P is called the hypothesis and Q is called the conclusion. Intuitively, “If P then Q” means that Q must be true whenever P is true.