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The key answer of exercise 41.3

The key to exercise solutions in chapter Unit 41 - wish for the textbook English Grammar in Use with authors Raymond Murphy from Cambridge University Press


What do you say in these situations? Write sentences with I wish ... would ... .

For the following situations, write sentences with I wish ... wouldn't ... .


  1. I wish it would stop raining.
  2. I wish she would come. / I wish she would hurry up.
  3. I wish somebody would give me a job.
  4. I wish the / that dog would stop barking.
  5. I wish you wouldn't drive so fast.
  6. I wish you wouldn't leave the door open (all the time).
  7. I wish people wouldn't drop litter in the street.