The unreal mood is used to talk about how situations might be different. They vary from missed opportunities in the past to fantastic situations in the present to hopeful scenarios in the future.
Students should already be familiar with:
modal verbs // complex sentences // if-then scenarios // perfect tenses
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Wishes & Regrets
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Chain of Conditionals: Start with a condition, then students have to write a possible result. What they write becomes the new condition, and they have to find a result for that (think of "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie"). Repeat several times. At then end, read the first condition and the last result. It's often hilarious.