Category: Conditionals and unreal past

Unreal past.

Put each verb in brackets into a suitable verb form.

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Please use short forms e.g. haven't instead of have not in negative statements and use long forms in positive statements e.g. I am instead of I'm.

1. Sue lost all the money but she behaves as though nothing (happen).2. It's about time you (start) learning if you want to pass the exam.3. I'm really tired. I'd rather (stay) at home.4. It's high time you (realise) there are more important things than football.5. Supposing you (be) offered a well-paid job, would you give up the old one?6. If only I (know) it before I called him a thief.7. Suppose you (have) a lot of money, what would you do then?8. Imagine you (can) have one thing for free, what would it be?9. He's acting as if he (be) the most important human being.10. I'd rather you (do) it today.11. If possible, I'd sooner she (come) a little earlier.12. It's time we (go) home.13. I'd rather you (not spend) so much money in Greece, but you spent it all.14. Look at this man. He can hardly stand on the ground. He's walking as if he (be) drunk.15. My parents ask about every detail of my life. I really wish they (stop) doing that.