Third Conditional Conversation Questions

Try to answer the following questions with a third conditional statement (if + past perfect/past perfect continuous, would have + past participle).
Try to follow your statement with further explanation.

Discussion Questions:

  1. What would you have done if it had been raining heavily this morning?
  2. If winter had been hot and summer had been cold this past year, what would you have thought?
  3. If you had had private tutors throughout your schooling, how would your life have been different?
  4. If you had been born in Los Angeles, how would your life have been different?
  5. If you had been great at sports, how would your life have been different?
  6. What would have happened if you had been a Mozart-level musical prodigy?
  7. If you had been framed for a crime that you didn’t commit, what would you have done?
  8. If Russia had landed on the moon before the United States, how would history have been different?
  9. Would you have told me if you had noticed that I had something stuck in my teeth?
  10. a woman with pink hair, sitting at a desk
  11. How would you have reacted if everyone in this room had come here with dyed-pink hair?
  12. What would you have worn if it had been freezing-cold when you woke up?
  13. What would you have done if you had found half a worm in the apple you were eating?
  14. Who would you have told if you had won the lottery last Saturday?
  15. If your friend had suddenly got married, what would you have said to them?
  16. If you had accidentally broken your friend’s laptop, what would you have told them?
  17. If you had mistakenly walked out of a store without paying for something and gone home, what would you have done about it?
  18. What would you have done if some criminals had robbed the bank while you were there?
  19. If Germany, Japan, and Italy had won World War Two, how would the world have changed?
  20. What would you have said to the waiter if he had given you the wrong food?
  21. If you had known then what you know now, which major would you have chosen at school?