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It is right? If I could talked him, I would have told him not to come. I knew that the conference would have been very boring.
Nov 1, 2018 8:30 PM
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If I could have talked to him, I would have told him not to come. I knew that the conference would be/was going to be very boring. :)
November 1, 2018
If I could have talked to him, I would have told him not to come. I knew that the conference would be very boring. Could have, because I am describing something that could possibly have happened in the past, but did not: third conditional. Would be, because I am describing the future from the perspective of that past time: second conditional.
November 1, 2018
Has the conference already happened? If I could HAVE talked TO him, I would have told him not to come. I knew that the conference would BE very boring.
November 1, 2018
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