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1 We wish … WE WOULD LIKE SOMETHING TO BE DIFFERENT !! We wish … Carmen Torres

2 Wish - structure 4 OUR REGRET REFERS TO PRESENT 4 OUR REGRET REFERS TO PAST I WISH + SIMPLE PAST I WISH + PAST PERFECT

3 Wish - structure 4 OUR REGRET REFERS TO PRESENT I am very lazy I wish I wasn’t lazy You are not here I wish you were here He doesn’t love me I wish he loved me 4 The verb changes into the opposite I WISH + SIMPLE PAST

4 Wish - structure 4 OUR REGRET REFERS TO PAST I didn’t work hard You weren’t there I wish I had worked hard I wish you had been there I WISH + PAST PERFECT

5 Some practice FACT (regret) WISH I'm fat I wish I wasn't fat I don't have any friends I wish some friends I didn't work for the exam I wish for the exam I can't swim I wish swim He doesn't help me I wish me I've lost my pen I wish my pen

6 Some practice FACT (regret) WISH I'm fat I wish I wasn't fat I don't have any friends I wish I had some friends I didn't work for the exam I wish I had worked for the exam I can't swim I wish I could swim He doesn't help me I wish he helped me I've lost my pen I wish I hadn’t lost my pen

7 Wish - structure 4 COMPLAINING ABOUT ANNOYING HABITS You are always late I wish you wouldn’t be late I WISH + subject (never I) + WOULD/ WOULDN'T + INFINITIVE

8 Wish - structure 4 COMPLAINING ABOUT ANNOYING HABITS FACT (annoying habit) WISH You always cry I wish you wouldn't cry He is usually rude to his brother I wish to his brother She always bites her nails I wish her nails You never tidy your room I wish your room He sings in the bathroom I wish in the bathroom He never writes letters I wish letters

9 Wish - structure 4 COMPLAINING ABOUT ANNOYING HABITS FACT (annoying habit) WISH You always cry I wish you wouldn't cry He is usually rude to his brother I wish he wouldn’t be rude to his brother She always bites her nails I wish she wouldn’t bite her nails You never tidy your room I wish you would tidy your room He sings in the bathroom I wish you wouldn’t sing in the bathroom He never writes letters I wish you would write letters

10 If only- structure 4 If only can be more emphatic than I wish. 4 The verb forms are the same as the patterns with wish. –If only I had more money (but I haven’t) –If only I was going on holiday with you! –If only you were here (but you’re not) –If only the sun would come out… –If only I’d listened to you (but I didn’t)


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