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How to say "would" in arabic?

Hey, I was wondering how the word would is used in arabic.
For example: He wanted to build a house which would keep warm but he couldn't afford it.

The king's son would have become king but he went to France instead.

For learning: Arabic
Base language: English
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    It's difficult to find an equivalent for would, it depends on the context, the sentence but I'd say the closest one to would is كان سيكون
    Ex: كان سيكون ملكا ان لم يذهب الى فرنسا
    = he would've been a king if he didn't go to France

    Ex : كنت سأخبرك إن علمت أنه قادم
    = I would have told you if I knew he was coming

    So it's (verb + كان/ كنت + ســــ)

    كان / كنت ... = was. And ســـ means will
    Verb ســـ+ فعل = future tense
    So it's like a mix between the future and the past (=conditional)

    Hope it doesn't make you more confused

    Here in English it just a helping verb so it doesnt have an equivalent in Arabic.
    But here "would you give this please?" would means " هل لك أن "

     

    He wanted to build a house which would keep warm but he couldn't afford it.
    The king's son would have become king but he went to France instead.
    Would means كان من المفترض أن

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