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Il congiuntivo (the subjunctive) l.O : to recognise and use it correctly
What is it? It is usually used to express doubt/ might/ possibility It is ALWAYS used after certain words normally after se voglio che = I wish that in patto che = as long as finché= so that siccome= since (due to the fact, e.g. since hes not arrived, well continue without him) purché= provided that
The endings of the verbs are as follows in the imperfect Se and assi asse assimo aste assero
Il congiuntivo Se capissero la situazione meglio, sarebbe più facile risolvere i problemi If they understood the situation better, it would be easier to resolve the problems Se fossi andato alluniversita, avrei potuto trovare un lavoro superiore If I had gone to uni, I could have able to find a better job.
Try these! If children ate more healthy food, there wouldnt be so many obese children They wanted children to go to good families If the government had more money, they could support such initiatives As long as I could understand, I could help him.