Real Conditionals | Grammar Quizzes
PAST; A past real conditional speculates (guesses) about whether an activity or situation occurred in the past and, if so, its likely result. A condition likely occurred which caused the other activity or situation to occur.
By the Time | Grammar Quizzes
~ Awkward sounding; by the time is more commonly used. See Will Will have (Future Perfect). By the time expresses that the end point of one activity (with duration) is the point of time for viewing the timing of another activity, “not later than the time” [possibly before and up to X point of time].
4 Types of Gerunds and Gerund Phrases Daily Writing Tips
27 Responses to “4 Types of Gerunds and Gerund Phrases” Dan Erickson on April 29, 2013 9:53 am. Thanks for the short, concise explanations on gerunds.