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The key answer of exercise 40.2

The key to exercise solutions in chapter Unit 40 - If I had known ... / I wish I had known ... for the textbook English Grammar in Use with authors Raymond Murphy from Cambridge University Press


For each situation, write a sentence beginning with If.


  1. If I’d been hungry, I would have eaten something.
  2. If the road hadn't been icy, the accident wouldn't have happened.
  3. If I'd known that Joe had to get up early, I'd have woken him up. 
  4. If I hadn't lost my phone / If I'd had my phone, I'd have called you / I would have been able to call you / I could have called you.
  5. If Karen hadn't been wearing a seat belt, she'd / might / could have been injured (in the crash).
  6. If you'd had breakfast, you wouldn't be hungry now. 
  7. If I'd had money, I would have got a taxi.