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Is this sentence natural?


Nobody saw what would happen.

For learning: English
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    If you are explaining a story or series of events you might say "nobody saw what would happen next" however it sounds more natural to instead say "nobody would see what happened next" or "nobody saw what happened next". However if there is doubt about the action of "happening next" then you might instead emphasize this by saying "nobody knew what would happen".


    SUGGESTION: Nobody FORESAW what would happen NEXT. ("Foresee" means "to see BEFOREHAND.")

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