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Jonathan R's picture
2 August, 2020 - 05:08
Hi brian1010, Yes, that's right. To say that those things are impossible for them to do, we can use can't or cannot, but not could not. They can't come by car. They can't be at home. Using may not...
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2 August, 2020 - 03:08
Super power most cherished by some people, but it works like magic, if I possible I would like to build on instincts and abilities. I would like super power that can make me excel in my endeavours of...
2 August, 2020 - 03:08
Hi teacher, Are you referring to this section above: "We use could to show that something is possible, but not certain: They could come by car. (= Maybe they will come by car.) They could be at home...