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would

verb /wud/ ( short forms I’d /aid/, you’d /juːd/, he’d /hiːd/, she’d /ʃiːd/, it’d /ˈitəd/, we’d /wiːd/, they’d /ðeid/, negative short form wouldn’t /ˈwudnt/)
past tense of will
(para formar el pasado de ‘‘will’’)
He said he would be leaving at nine o’clock the next morning I asked if he’d come and mend my television set I asked him to do it, but he wouldn’t I thought you would have finished by now.
used in speaking of something that will, may or might happen (eg if a certain condition is met)
(para expresar algo que puede o podría ocurrir)
If I asked her to the party, would she come? I would have come to the party if you’d asked me I’d be happy to help you.
used to express a preference, opinion etc politely
(para expresar de forma educada una opinión)
I would do it this way It’d be a shame to lose the opportunity I’d prefer to go tomorrow rather than today.
used, said with emphasis, to express annoyance
(para expresar disgusto o enfado)
I’ve lost my car-keys – that would happen!
would-be adjective trying, hoping, or merely pretending, to be
aspirante, supuesto, frustrado, fracasado
a would-be poet.
would you used to introduce a polite request to someone to do something
te importaría
(Please) would you close the door?
Translations of “would”
in Arabic سَوف, الفِعل الماضي مِنْ will, فِعل مُساعِد…
in Korean (상상하는 일이 발생할 경우)-일 것이다, “will”의 과거형으로 쓰임, (상상속에서 일어 날 수 있는 일을 말할때) -일 것이다…
in Malaysian akan, bakal, (not translated)…
in French -rais, -rait, ……
in Turkish bir şey olursa ondan sonra olabilecek şeyi anlatmada kullanılır (şart cümleciğinin 2. türünde), geçmiş zaman fiil yapısında 'will' yardımcı fiilinin 2. hâli olarak kullanılır, birinin bir şeyi önceden yapmaya istekli olduğunu veya bir şeyin neyi yapabileceğini belirtirken 'will' yardımcı fiilinin geçmiş hâli olarak kullanılır…
in Italian usato per esprimere quello che potrebbe accadere se qualcos’altro accade, usato come passato semplice di “will”, usato per esprimere una situazione che si immagina possa accadere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 未來, (從過去的角度指將來發生的事)將,將要…
in Russian вспом. гл. для образования форм сослагательного наклонения, вспом. гл., в придаточном предложении служит для выражения будущего времени…
in Polish by, często tłumaczymy polskim czasem przyszłym, chcieć…
in Vietnamese quá khứ của will, hỏi lịch sự, nêu quan điểm…
in Portuguese usado para dizer o que talvez aconteça se algo mais acontecer, forma do passado de “will”, usado para falar sobre uma situação que você pode imaginar que aconteça…
in Thai จะ, ใช้ในการพูดถึงสิ่งที่จะเกิดขึ้น หรืออาจเกิดขึ้น, ใช้เพื่อแสดงความเห็นอย่างสุภาพ…
in German Imperfekt von ‘will‘, konditional: würde/n/st, höflicher Ausdruck einer Vorliebe…
in Catalan s’utilitza per a expressar el que passaria si es dóna una condició, passat de “will”, s’utilitza per a parlar de situacions imaginàries…
in Japanese (もし~ならば)~するだろう, (もし~ならば)するかもしれない, “will” の過去形…
in Indonesian akan, mungkin, lebih suka…
in Chinese (Simplified) 未来, (从过去的角度指将来发生的事)将,将要…
(Definition of would from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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