# Second conditional

The second Conditional
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This lesson contains 15 slides, with interactive quizzes, text slides and 2 videos.

Lesson duration is: 30 min

## Items in this lesson

The second Conditional

#### Slide 2 -Video

We use the second conditional to...
A
talk about real situations in our future
B
talk about imaginary situations in the present and future
C
talk about real situations at present
D
talk about imaginary situations in our past

#### Slide 3 -Quiz

We form the second conditional with
A
if + past simple, would + infinitive
B
if + present simple, would + past tense
C
If + past perfect, would + infinitive
D
If + past simple, would + past simple

#### Slide 4 -Quiz

We use the second conditional to talk about..
A
Facts and habits
B
Hypothetical present/future situations
C
Realistic future situations
D
Realistic present situations

#### Slide 5 -Quiz

A correct example of the second conditional is..
A
If she went to the police sooner, the thief had been caught.
B
The house smells good if my mom bakes a cake.
C
If I had a dog, I would walk in the park every day.
D
The house would smell good if my mom bakes a cake.

#### Slide 7 -Video

Second conditional
We use the second conditional to talk about hypothetical present/future situations.
We use the structure: If + subject + past verb, subject + would + base verb

E.g.: If Tim watered his plants more often, they wouldn't die.
If    S        PV                                                     ,   S     would      BV

#### Slide 8 -Slide

Order the words to make a second conditional sentence: if/laugh/feel/athim/Chris/wouldn't/so/unhappy/his stepmother/didn't

#### Slide 9 -Open question

Order the words to make second conditional sentences: if/your aunt/would/your family/do/didn't/help/you/what/?

#### Slide 10 -Open question

Change the sentence into a second conditional:
A good friend (give) me some money if I (not have) any.

#### Slide 11 -Open question

Change the sentence into a second conditional
A good friend (not complain) if I (not be) in a good mood.

#### Slide 13 -Link

Are there any questions?

#### Slide 14 -Open question

Now think of a second conditional yourselves!