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  • I would鈥檝e been a professional soccer player but for the fact that I broke my knee. (That鈥檚 a very common excuse and joke in Mexico).

  • She would鈥檝e sent her homework on time but for the job.

  • I wouldn鈥檛 have forgot buying snacks if my girlfriend had given me a shopping list or I would鈥檝e bought snacks but for the fact that my girlfriend didn鈥檛 give me a shopping list.

  • I would鈥檝e visited Paris but for the money. It鈥檚 a really expensive city.

  • Mexican team would鈥檝e won the world cup but for the fact that the players had been injured.

  1. He would鈥檝e a great musician is he hadn鈥檛 abandoned the conservatory.
  2. they would鈥檝e gone to the concert it they had acquired tickets with time enough
  3. I would鈥檝e had a great work if I had arrived on time for interview
  4. My son would鈥檝e in the park rigth now but for my shifts work
  5. My mother would鈥檝e lived in Canada if she hadn鈥檛 refused a real state offer.
    My mother would鈥檝e lived in Canada but for the fact she had refused a real state offert
  • You would鈥檝e been here by now but for the fact that you were on a party

  • Natasha鈥檚 contributions would鈥檝e been great but for the fact of the failure of operation gibraltar.

  • They would鈥檝e visited paris next month but for their really bad planning

  • My death would鈥檝e been greatly exagerated but for the help of my friends

  • The polite cat would鈥檝e been a star but for the time he lived, as at the time the internet had鈥檔t been created

  • I would鈥檝e gone to the meeting, bur for the traffic.
  • I would鈥檝e done my homework but for the internet connection failed.
  • I would鈥檝e fought that man, but for the fact that he pulled my mother to the pool.
  • I would鈥檝e passed the exam, but for the fact that I did not study.
  • I would鈥檝e cleaned the house, but for the time.

I am familiarized with English for nearly ten years and until now I didn鈥檛 know this grammar 鉂わ笍 thank you so much teacher

  • I would鈥檝e graduated from university, but for the fact that I was too afraid to face it.

  • I would鈥檝e certified the karate course, but for the fact that I broke my knee.

  • I would鈥檝e written the book, but for my creativity was low.

  • I would鈥檝e built strong muscles, but for the fact that I am not patient.

What is the imposible past?

  • It麓s a conditional statement.

  • Sometimes referred to as the 3rd and mixed conditional.

  • Perfect for explaining why something did not happen.

  • two clause in any order.

  • use a comma to separate the clauses.

  • I wouldn鈥檛 have passed my driving test, if my father hadn鈥檛 given me such excellent advice.

But for = If not

  • She wouldn鈥檛 arrived on time if she hadn麓t run into traffic.
  • She would鈥檝e arrived on time but for the traffic.
  • I would鈥檝e gone to your party, but for the invitation getting lost.
  • They would鈥檝e gone to the beach today, but for the weather.
  • We would鈥檝e bought a new car, but for the fact that they麓re so expensive.
  • The fact that we didn麓t have soap.
  • But for the penalty.
  1. I would鈥檝e gone to your wedding but for the fact that i don鈥檛 know how to get there

  2. I would鈥檝e passed the test but for the third question

I would鈥檝e studied medicine but for the fact that I didn鈥檛 have money. That major is expensive!

I wanted to buy a new pair of shoes but for that I need to save

Describing a situation
.
What is the impossible past?

  • It鈥檚 a conditional statement.
  • Sometimes referred to as the 3rd and mixed conditional.
  • Perfect for explaining why something didn鈥檛 happen.
    .
    Conditional statements:
  • Two clauses:
    If鈥 I wouldn鈥檛
    .
    Would + Have + Past participle
    E.g.
  • If the power hadn鈥檛 gone out, I would鈥檝e done my homework.
  • Si la luz no se hubiera ido, yo habr铆a hecho mi tarea.
    .
    Why didn鈥檛 it happen?
  • If it hadn鈥檛 been for the traffic, she would鈥檝e arrived on time.
  • Si no hubiera sido por el tr谩fico, ella habr铆a llegado a tiempo.
    .
    But for is used to explain the reason why something didn鈥檛 happen.
    .
    If not and but for. If not = but for.
  • If not for something.
  • If it hadn鈥檛 been for something.
  • If it weren鈥檛 for something.
  • But for (if not)
    .
  • She would鈥檝e arrived on time if she hadn鈥檛 run into traffic.
  • She would鈥檝e arrived on time but for the traffic.
  • She would鈥檝e arrived on time but for the fact that she had run into traffic.
    .
    鈥 but for鈥oun.
    .
  • I would鈥檝e gone to your party, but for the invitation getting lost.
  • I would鈥檝e gone to the beach today, but for the weather.
  • We would鈥檝e bought a new car, but for the fact that they鈥檙e so expensive.
    .
    E.g.
  • I would鈥檝e done the dishes but for the fact that we didn鈥檛 have soap.
  • They would鈥檝e won the game but for the penalty.

i would鈥檝e done my homework but for the fact i lost my books.
he would鈥檝e spent a good night but for the fact he saw his best friend kissing a ramdom boy at the party.
she would鈥檝e gone to germany but for the fact her parents didn鈥檛 support her.

  • I would鈥檝e gone with you if my father hadn鈥檛 fallen down.
  • She would鈥檝e bought that dress but for the price.
  • My mother would鈥檝e gone with us but for the fact that my grandmother needed her help.
  • My dog wouldn鈥檛 have done such a mess if he had had enough toys to play with.
  • My sister would鈥檝e taken a nap **but for ** the noise.
  • My coworker would鈥檝e done his tasks but for the fact he wasn鈥檛 told about.
  • I would鈥檝e done this course in a day but for the fact that I keep forgetting it.
  • They wouldn鈥檛 have given me money but for I change their minds every time.
  • She would have chosen me but for the fact that I called her with another name.
  • He would have made it to the altar but for the lies of his friends.
  • I would have understood this topic long ago but for its complexity
1. But for your encouragement, I mightn't have pursued my dreams 2. But for your help, we weren't successful in the negotiation 3. We couldn't have escaped the fire, but for your quick thinking, 4. If it hadn't been for their generosity, we wouldn't have been able to afford to go on the trip 5. we would've had a picnic in the park, but for the rain

Let鈥檚 practice!

  • But for the heavy snowstorm, they would have gone skiing this weekend.
  • We couldn鈥檛 have the picnic but for the unexpected rain.
  • He missed the important phone call but for he left his phone at home.
  • The concert was postponed but for the lead singer鈥檚 illness.
  • The party was canceled but for the host鈥檚 sudden illness.
I would've visit you, but for the weather. She wouldn't has arrived late, but for the traffic
I would've visited you, but for the fact that I was sick. I would've read the book, but for my work. I would've gone to the fancy restaurant, but for my budget. I would've studied biology, but for my parents. I would've typed that correctly, but for my big fingers.
  • She would鈥檝e eaten the bufet but for she arrived late and there was almost no food.

  • He would鈥檝e have the new car but the money not enough for him.

  • I would鈥檝e arrived early but for my sister was late in the shower.

  • She would鈥檝e late for dinner but for there was no traffic.

  • My mother would鈥檝e been a proffesional but for she was young mother.

  1. I would鈥檝e finished the household chores but for the fact I was tired.
  2. She would鈥檝e finished her homework but for the fact she didn鈥檛 remember it.
  3. He would鈥檝e avoided all this problems but for his friends.
  4. The orchestra would鈥檝e been cancelled but for the new clients coming.
  5. We would鈥檝e got into problems but for the woman protecting us.
My examples: 1. I would鈥檝e eaten your ice cream **but for** my sore throat 2. I would鈥檝e arrived earlier **but for** **the fact that** the flight delay 3. I would鈥檝e played video games all night **but for** the meeting tomorrow 4. I would鈥檝e called you **but for** **the fact that** I lost my phone 5. My code would鈥檝e been perfect **but for** the bug
I would have woken up early but for the trip to the mountains. I would have got an Iphone but for the price. I would have quit my job but for the salary. I would have studied literature but for the university. I would have seen the video but for the lazyness.
* I would have stayed at home, but for the fact i have a meeting * She wouldn't be sick, but for her low defenses * They would be late, but for the fact they woke up 2 hours early * She would have not passed, but for my intelligence * We would have stayed, but for the hour Please correct me if i'm mistaken 馃檹

Interesting. I had never heard the expression 鈥渂ur, for鈥 before today.

  1. I would have study an engineer but for my mother.
  2. My friends would have gone with me on that trip but for their jobs.
  3. I would have seen this topic before but for the fact that my teachers did not teach it to me.
  4. 2020 could have been a great year but for the fact that the pandemic began.
  5. I would have written more sentences but for my lack of imagination.
  • I would鈥檝e felt fine, but for he didn鈥檛 come.
  • I would have happied, but for the fact that he and I did not the same values.

Write 5 sentences in the comments section using 鈥渂ut for鈥

  1. I would鈥檝e worked today but for the dismissal.
  2. I would鈥檝e ate healthy but for the fast we forget to do the shopping.
  3. I would鈥檝e jogged but for the weather.
  4. I would鈥檝e sent my homework but for the fact that the internet was cut.
  5. I would鈥檝e talked to my mother but for the fact I lost my phone.
  • I would鈥檝e got a data analyst job but for the fact that I don鈥檛 have experience.

  • I would鈥檝e increased my salary but for my english fluenty

  • My team would鈥檝e won the match but for the red card

If you鈥檇 be so good as to give me feedback I would be most grateful.

-I would麓ve done the dishes, but for the fact that we didn麓t have soap.
-They would麓ve won the game but for the penalty.

HW:
-I would麓ve approved that test but for the computer fail.
-I would麓ve moved to Australia, but for the fact I broke up with my BF.
-She would麓ve chosen another country but for the fact her BF studies in France.
-I would麓ve quit my job sooner this year but for my economical responsibility.
-We would麓ve had a child but for his job.

  1. I would鈥檝e finished the presentation, but for the fact that I kept receiving other tasks at the same time.
  2. She would鈥檝e traveled to Italy, but for the price of the ticket.
  3. I would鈥檝e been sick, but for the fact that I had eaten something bad at the restaurant.
  4. My sister wouldn鈥檛 have been an engineer but for her skills with mathematics.
  5. My dog would鈥檝e stayed at the hotel, but for the fact that they didn鈥檛 accepted pets.
  • I would鈥檝e arrived early but for the traffic.

  • I would鈥檝e done my homework, but for the fact that the power went out.

  • I would鈥檝e been a great musician but for the work.

  • I would鈥檝e been a great chef, but for the fact that I chose graphic design.

I wouldn麓t have passed my enghish test if I hadn麓d study a lot!
If my son hadn麓t given me the rice, lunch wouldn麓t be ready today.
If he hadn麓t been in the plane, he would麓ve lost the oportunity to know a new country,
I wouldn麓t have forgot my keys if my dog had run outside.
she would麓ve bought groceries but for the money.

  • I would鈥檝e done my homewoork but for the fact that the internet goes out.

  • I would鈥檝e written her letter but she broken my heart.

  • I would鈥檝e kept my hope but for the fact that she never came back.

  1. I would鈥檝e done my workout earlier but for the work
  2. He would鈥檝e practiced english yesterday but for the fact that got sick
  3. She would鈥檝e writted the contract but for the time
  4. I would鈥檝e worked at Usa but for. the english
  5. I would鈥檝e moved to other city but for the fact that I hadn鈥檛 knew where to arrive.

5 sentences using 鈥渂ut for鈥:

  • I would鈥檝e gone to the movies but for the fact that I have so much homework.
  • He would鈥檝e won the game but for the other team cheats.
  • She would鈥檝e cooked his meal but for the fact that the cooking gas ran out.
  • They鈥檝e would鈥檝e sung another song but for the rain.
  • I would鈥檝e lost all my money but for the fact my accountant did such a great work.

-She would have gotten the job if she had not arrived late
-She would have gotten the job but for the fact that she arrived late

  • I would鈥檝e been a professional tennis player but for my broken elbow.
  • I wouldn鈥檛 have been late but for the car accident.
  • You would鈥檝e had a horrible bruise but for the fact you escaped on time.
  • They wouldn鈥檛 have passed the exam but for the fact of the accident of that horrible teacher.
  • He would鈥檝e been beaten but for the cops.

I would鈥檝e ran faster, but for my hurt foot

She would鈥檝e got good calification in the exam but for the fact that she was tired

He would鈥 ve washed the car
But for the dirty water

- It would've been a great presentation but for the loud noises from the room next door. - I would've uploaded the news on time but for the fact that I was having connectivity issues. - He would've got the promotion but for that one grave mistake. - He would've continued to be a bartender but for those programming classes that changed it all. - We would've chosen your design but for the mismatching colours.

I would have been in time but for the traffic.
I would鈥檝e been do the homework but for the fact I forgot my books.
she would鈥檝e been singer but for the fact
her parents didn鈥檛 have permission.
you would鈥檝e have been healthy but for the fact you don鈥檛 do excersice.
we would have been in the beach but for the weather.

  • We would麓ve studied together, but for the fact that he hadn麓t gotten his visa, we didn麓t
  • She would麓ve had time, but for the fact that she had to prepared the food, she couldn麓t
  • I would麓ve been in better shape, if i hadn麓y been eating a lot of carbos.
  • They would麓ve join us, but for the fact that they had a birthday, they couldn麓t
  • she would麓ve had her account before, but for the fact that she hadn麓t gone to the bank, she hasn麓t
  1. I would have travelled to Spain but for i lost the flight
  2. She would have played basket but for the fact that she had to work.
  3. He would have gone to the gym but for the fact that he did not pay tha bill.
  4. We would have called her but for we didn麓t have internet.
  5. He would have got the scholarship but for the fact that he didn麓t speak English.

I would have been a tennis player but for the fact i had not practice a lot.
I would have studied economy but for the prices of university
i would have travel away in 2020 but for the pandemic

  • But for the fact that it was raining, I would have gone to the gym.
  • I couldn麓t have managed to repair the car but for my excellent mechanic.
    -I would never haved passed my final exam but for the fact that I hit the books.
  • But for the weather, we would be on the way to our holidays.
    -But for the bus arriving late, I would already be on my classes.

We would鈥檝e been more than friends but for the fact that you had been so narcissist.
She would鈥檝e achieved the English mark in her diploma but for the ELD course.
You would鈥檝e studied in the same college but for the fact that he had moved to San Diego the next semester.
She would鈥檝e worked in a better place but for the lack of language she can鈥檛.

I would have been a famous singer but for the fact I can鈥檛 sing.
I would have had a cat but for the fact I am not allowed.
I would have gone to another country but for the fact I am afraid of flying.
They would have passed the test but for the fact they did not study.
She would have bought a car but for the fact she does not have enough money

I would have arrived on time, but for my mom.
I would have done the homeworkearlier , but for the dishes.

  1. I would鈥檝e bought those tickets but for the price.
  2. I would鈥檝e chosen those jeans but for the fact that my brother has other kinds of similar ones.
  3. My mom wouldn鈥檛 have been angry but for the fact that I lost her wallet.
  4. Ecuador wouldn鈥檛 have lost Pasto but for the fact its first president.
  5. Messi would鈥檝e won the America Cup but for the penalty. By the way, he won the World Cup some time later.
  • I would have gone to Disney but for my mom didn鈥檛 allow

  • I would have arrived on time but for the bus didn鈥檛 work

  • I would have entered to the university but for the money

  • I would have been taller person but for my parents are short

  • I would have drunk water but for I was occupied

I would鈥檝e gone to the beach, but for the traffic.
But for the delay in the flight, we would鈥檝e made it to the conference in time.
She would鈥檝e never achieved such success but for her dedication and hard work.
I would鈥檝e had lunch with Maria, but for her work was impossible
I would鈥檝e driven to Maria鈥檚 house, but for our car is with Daniel.

I would鈥檝e gone to the party but for the storm.
I would鈥檝e taken a taxi but for the fact that my mother came to pick me up.
They would鈥檝e come but for the fact that they did not have enough money.
She would鈥檝e eaten but for the fact that she already had dinner.
My father would鈥檝e tasted the meal but for the fact that he was vegetarian.

  • I would鈥檝e work yesterday but for internet failure.

  • My cat would鈥檝e gone outside but for the dog.

  • We would鈥檝e our own house by now but for the fact that they鈥檙e too expensive.

  • She would be home by now but for the snow.

  • I would鈥檝e be a professional ballet dancer but for my weight.

  • I would鈥檝e forgave him but for the fact that he ate the whole cake.
  • I would鈥檝e left the package but for the dog
  • I would鈥檝e lost the camera but for the fact she took care
  • I would鈥檝e done my homework but for the fact that I didn鈥檛 have my book.
  • I wolud鈥檝e gone to your house today but for the fact that I have to work so much
  • I would鈥檝e gone to France, but for the fact that the ticket is so expensive
  • I would鈥檝e been here an hour ago, but for the weather
  • My had would鈥檝e been a good basketball player, but for his bad skills at sports

She would have gotten a flue but fo the fact that she went to the hospital last week

I would have internet but for the storm

He would have had an accident but for the fact that he loves drives fast

Carl would have arrived early but for the traffic

She would have gotten the job but for the fact that she has less experience

I would鈥檝e gotten more things but for the fact that i didn鈥檛 know lots of people She would鈥檝e said the same than you but for the confusion It would鈥檝e happened but for the fact that we are professional He would鈥檝e sent his homework on time but for the vacations I would鈥檝e loved you more but for the fact that your such a drunk
  • i would麓ve run 21k but for the fact I caught a strong flu a week before the run.
  • She would麓ve helped us with homewotk, but for bad weather
  • He would麓ve paid for dinner but for the fact he forgot his wallet at home
    -She would麓ve gotten the job, but for the fact she doesn麓t have finished her magister.
    -I would麓ve gone to the gym, but for the fact i worked late today
  1. I would鈥檝e studied five year ago but for the money
  2. She would鈥檝e gone to the party but for the fact that there weren鈥檛 transport

Hi! Here are my five sentences:

  1. If I hadn鈥檛 forgotten my computer, I would鈥檝e sent my exam on time.
    To: I would鈥檝e sent my exam on time but for the fact that my computer was at home.

  2. I would鈥檝e had enough money to pay for my groceries If I hadn鈥檛 gone out yesterday.
    To: I would鈥檝e had enough money to pay for my groceries but for going out yesterday.

  3. If I hadn鈥檛 forgotten to buy the meat, I would鈥檝e made pasta for dinner.
    To: I would鈥檝e made pasta for dinner but for the fact that the recipe called for meat, and I didn鈥檛 have any.

  4. I would鈥檝e attended your wedding if I hadn鈥檛 got sick
    To: I would鈥檝e attended your wedding but for being sick.

  5. If it weren鈥檛 for my job, I would鈥檝e traveled to Medell铆n this holiday.
    To: I would鈥檝e traveled to Medell铆n this holiday but for my job.

I took some liberties, because translating the first structure exactly to the second one, seemed off to me.

I would麓ve been a great performer and singer, but for the fact I decided to study another career.

I would go out, but for the weather I could not.

I would visit my mother, but of her sickness I could not.

I would marry him, but for the fact he moved to another country it did not happen.

my son would have finish his homework, but for the fact he fell sleep.

-I'd have finished the homework but for the fact that the internet went down -She'd have fired to you but for your attitude -I'd have watched the whole series tonight but for the amount of chapters - My cat would have eat all the dog's cookies but for me arriving at home early
  • I would鈥檝e bought the xbox, but for the fact that i didn鈥檛 have all the money.
  • We would鈥檝e went on a trip, but for the fact that your passport is lost.
  • i would鈥檝e advanced more in the class, but for the lack of time.
  • You would鈥檝e took notes, but for the fact that you didn鈥檛 have a pen.
  • She would鈥檝e gone to the party, but for the decomposed car.

I would鈥檝e cleaned the car but for the water.
We would鈥檝e won the football game but for the fact we were only 9 players
She would鈥檝e bought all the candies but for the money
They would鈥檝e sung all the songs but for the fact that there was no energy
I would鈥檝e eaten all the food but for the diet.

I would鈥檝e had my bed but for the fact I didn鈥檛 wake up

-I would鈥檝e been a great soccer player but for my injury in my shoulder I couldn鈥檛 continue playing.
-I would鈥檝e studied English before but for the fact that before I didn鈥檛 like.
-I would鈥檝e buyed a bitcoin but for not believe that will be so successful I didn鈥檛.
-I would鈥檝e started to study in the morning but for be very busy I couldn鈥檛.
-I would鈥檝e gave away to my family many gifts but for not have much money I couldn鈥檛.

We would鈥檝e eaten pizza but for the fact of the pizza store was close

I would鈥檝e traveled to U.S. but for the Visa

She would鈥檝e studied an engineer but for the math

He would鈥檝e gone to the concert but for he lost the ticket

He would鈥檝e bought the shoes but for the fact that he wasted all his savings

I would鈥檝e studied English but for English academics are expensive.
They would鈥檝e been married but for the fact that she had to travel overseas.

1 I would麓ve lived in aanother country but for the fact that I miss my family

2 I would麓ve gotten the job if my father had not made me missed the interview.

3I would麓ve gone to the trip if I had found a person who had could taken care my pets.

4 I would麓ve gone to Qatar for enjoy the soccer cup but for the money.

5 I would麓ve liked to have a dog but for the fact that where I live doesn麓t accept pets

  1. I would鈥檝e done my homework but for the fact that the power had gone out.
  2. I would鈥檝e gotten that scholarship but for the fact that I hadn鈥檛 been prepared for the interview in English.
  3. The restaurant wouldn鈥檛 have gone bust but for the doubts.
  4. Mario wouldn鈥檛 have had a car accident but for the stone on the way.
  5. Mateo would have had a car accident but for the fact that his father had taught to drive as fast & furious鈥 drivers.
  • She would have finished the scolarship **but for the fact that **she had had a lot of work in her new job.
  • He wouldn鈥檛 have hurt but for the warm-up.
  • I would鈥檝e bought a new skincare product but for the prices. They are utterly pricey nowadays.
  • He would鈥檝e gotten that job but for the fact that he didn鈥檛 have his diploma.
  • They would have met yesterday** but for** their lack of time.
  • They would鈥檝e gone out **but for the fact that **the car didn鈥檛 work.
  • She wouldn鈥檛 have taken the wrong train but for incorrect directions.
  • He wouldn鈥檛 have a headache but for the fact that he had drunk a lot last night.
  • I would have won the scholarship, but for my bad grades.
  • My cousin would have lived longer, but for the cancer.
  • The Mayor would have been popular, but for the fact he mislead funds for himself.
  • The cup woudn鈥檛 have broken, but for the cat.
  • My stomach wouldn鈥檛 have hurt, but for the fact i ate too much burrito.
  • I would have gone to school but for the fact that I was sick
  • My mom would have made some food but for the fact that she did not have the time
  • I would have finished my career but for the fact that I failed on a subject
  • My family would have visited Cancun but for the fact that we did not have tmoney to travel
  • I would have gotten a 10 in Maths if not for the exam that I forgot how to answer the last question

Here is how i鈥檇 change the sentences with what we鈥檝e learned in this class:

  • She would鈥檝e arrived on time,

    1. If it hadn鈥檛 been for the traffic.
    2. But for the traffic.
    3. But for the fact that she had run into traffic.
  • I would鈥檝e gone to the party,

    1. but for the invitation getting lost.
    2. if it wasn鈥檛 for the invitation getting lost.
    3. If the invitation hadn鈥檛 got lost.
  • They would鈥檝e gone to the beach today,

    1. but for the weather.
    2. if it wasn鈥檛 for the weather.
  • We would鈥檝e bought a new car,

    1. but for the fact that thery麓re so expensive.
    2. if they weren鈥檛 so expensive.
    3. If it wasn鈥檛 for the fact that they鈥檙e so expensive.
  • I would鈥檝e been at 8:00 am, but for the fact that I snoozed my alarm.

  • I would鈥檝e gone to the concert, but for the sold out.

  • My mom would鈥檝e made hamburgers, but for the fact that I forgot to buy buns.

  • My dog would鈥檝e enjoyed a long park walk, but for the vet appointment

  • Barbara would鈥檝e taught me how to make desserts, but for the fact that I hate cooking

  • I would have finished the course earlier, but for the fact that I had to do a trip.
  • I would have buy that new car, but for the money.
  • She would have arrived on time, but for falling asleep.
  • The emergency would have been carried in a better way, but for the fact that they never made any emergency drill.
  • The cruise wouldn鈥檛 have hit with that island, but for the captain getting drunk.

It鈥檚 my turn, I would say something like:

  1. I wouldn鈥檛 have gone to Aruba , but for the tickets prices.
  2. She would have been an excellent doctor, but for the parents requeriments.
  3. He wouldn鈥檛 have lost his route bus, but for the fact of sepaking with a lot of people at the same time.
  4. I would have been on time, but for my mom advices this morning.
  5. They would have won this round, but for the fact of players lossing motivation.

I would麓ve gone to the party but for the fact that I had to take care of my nieces.

  • I wanted to buy a new phone but for that I need to save
  • Luisa would麓ve celebrated her birthday but for the fact that she had a work trip

PRACTICE

  • I would麓ve done the dishes but for the fact that we didn麓t have soap
  • They would麓ve won the game but for the penalty
  • I would have studied medicine, but for the fact I moved abroad.

  • She would麓ve gone to the gym yesterday, if it hadn麓t rained a lot.

  • If my country hadn麓t been in crisis, I would麓ve stayed there all my life.

  • If her friend hadn麓t told her, she wouldn麓t have adopted a cat.

  • They would麓ve arrived at time to the dinner, but for the fact their car got broke.

  1. I would鈥檝e stayed at the gym but for the fact I had class.
    2.I would鈥檝e passed the exam but for the noise in the classroom.
  2. She would鈥檝e stayed at the party but for her children at home.
  3. They would鈥檝e won the price but for the wrong answer.
  4. They would鈥檝e have hired him but for the fact he isn鈥檛 professional.
- I would have gone to class but for the bad weather - We would have gone to the supermarket but for the fact that my brother was asleep - You wouldn't have gotten a ticket but for exceeding the speed limit - I would have taken the exam but for the fact my car was out of fuel - We would have arrived on time but for the traffic jam

I would鈥檝e ate the cake but for the fact that I was full.
I would鈥檝e called you that day but for the fallen signal.
Colombian soccer team would鈥檝e participated on the world cup but for the fact they didn鈥檛 pass the playoffs. :鈥(

I would鈥檝e traveled a lot last year but for the fact that they鈥檙e so expensive to me.
I would鈥檝e danced with you but for the hour.
You would鈥檝e met her but for the fact that you didn鈥檛 arrive on time.
She would鈥檝e passed the exam but for the procrastination.
I would鈥檝e traveled to Canada but for the fact that I didn鈥檛 accept that job.

I would鈥檝e gone to the party but for the flu.
Mi sister would鈥檝e bought that dress but for the inflation.
I would鈥檝e visited my parents but for my vacations were denied.
Jaime would鈥檝e married me but for his mother.
I would鈥檝e made a deal but for the unfair competence.

  • My aunt wouldn鈥檛 have dressed that way but for the weather.
  • I would have met with Ets but for the fact the gov kept secrets.
  • I would have been hired again but for the limited budget.
  • My family wouldn鈥檛 have enjoyed the trip but for the amazing food
  • I would鈥檝e finished the work, but for the fact that I had been sick.
  • I would have read the book, but for the headache.
  • I would鈥檝e bought a RAM memory, but for the price.
  • I would鈥檝e watched the anime, but for the school.
  • I would鈥檝e done the test, but for the time.

I would鈥檝e gone to the appointment but it was really too late when I remembered.

  1. I would鈥檝e finished my homework but for the fact that I had an appointment.
  2. You would鈥檝e turned in your task on time but for your emergency.
  3. My professor would鈥檝e won the competition but for his getting nervous.
  4. My little brother would鈥檝e helped me out but for his math classes.
  5. I would鈥檝e made a lot much money but for the fact that my bike got decomposed.
  • I would鈥檝e helped you, but for the fact you yelled at me.
  • She would鈥檝e won, but for her desire of perfection.
  • I would鈥檝e reached the top of the tree, but for the ant.
  • It would鈥檝e exploded, but for me.
  • We would鈥檝e sent you the file, but for our bad internet.
  • I would鈥檝e finished this research sooner, but for the fact that I have two jobs.
  • She would鈥檝e told you the truth, but for the fact that you treated her so badly.
  • He would鈥檝e read the book, but for his library card getting lost.
  • Maria would鈥檝e danced all night, but for the fact that she had a strong headache.
  • I would鈥檝e bought a new laptop, but for the high price tag.

I would鈥檝e given them the money, but for the fact that I forgot it.
They would鈥檝e had seen the movie, but for fact that they lost the tickets.
She would鈥檝e had won a golden medal, but for the injury
He would鈥檝e obtained the degree but for the fact that he lost a test

  • I would have had a good relationship but for the distance.

  • They would鈥檝e been big professionals but for the lack of compromise.

  • She would鈥檝e bought that beautiful shirt but for was sold out.

  • My father would鈥檝e got a good job but for the long distance between home and it.

  • I would鈥檝e been a System Engineer but for the profession change.

That was new!!

	The questions 
  1. I would鈥檝e done the dishes but for鈥
    B) The fact that we didn鈥檛 have soap.

  2. They would鈥檝e won the game鈥.
    C) But for the penalty.

     My sentences
    
  3. I would鈥檝e played but for the time.

  4. I would鈥欌檝e read but for the exercise.

  5. I would鈥檝e studied but for the draw.

  6. She would鈥檝e swept but for cook.

  7. He would鈥檝e danced but for work

I would麓ve play professional futbol but for my knee injury.
I would麓ve student ingles but for my lack of time
we would麓ve won the game but for our anxiety
They would麓ve climb the mountain but for the weather did not allow it
I would麓ve finish the code but for lack of time

  • I would鈥檝e watched the movie, but for the fact that i didn鈥檛 buy a ticket before they were sold out

  • You would have arrived early, but for you getting ready pretty late

  • He would鈥檝e aced the test, but for he didn鈥檛 study enough

  • She would鈥檝e won the match, but for she didn鈥檛 train enough

  • They would鈥檝e been champions, but for they lost the final

  1. I would鈥檝e finished my homework but for my uncle麓s interruptions.
  2. I would麓ve bought that nice suit but for my personal savings.
  3. They would麓ve won the context but for the weather .
  4. I would麓ve baked the souffle but for the oven damage.
  5. Sally and Meg would麓ve gone to the party but for their father鈥檚 death.