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If we miss the last bus, we’ll have to walk home.
If anyone has found a bunch of keys, would they please leave them on my desk.
You can come and stay with us if you want.
Are you planning to return to work, and if so, who is going to take care of the baby?
Has anyone dealt with the technical problems? And if not, why not?
We are ready to fight for our rights if necessary.
I’d like to be back here by 10:30 if possible.
Okay I’ll come with you if you’ll promise not to go too fast.
The rebels say they are ready to stop fighting, but only if the prisoners are released.
If Luke paid more attention in class, he would get better results.
If Freud were alive today, he would approve of our methods.
If anyone were to complain, I would merely tell them to write to the manager.
If you happen to see Diane, would you give her a message?
I’d never sell this painting, even if they offered me a million dollars.
If I’d known you were coming, I would have made supper for you.
If the new safety system had been in use, the accident would never have happened.
I always get a headache if I watch too much television.
If you drive without insurance, you’re breaking the law.
There are plenty of taxis if you’re in a hurry.
If you really want to know, I’m fed up with this stupid job.
If anyone asks you where I am, I’ll be in the library.
I’m sorry if I’ve said anything that has upset you.
I don’t care if I never see her again.
It would be a pity if they had to cancel the show.
Wouldn’t it be nice if we could spend more time with the children?
I would be grateful if you would send me further details about the program.
If you don’t mind, I’d like to sit in the back.
If I could just make a suggestion, why don’t we have Maria come to our next meeting?
The stories are basically true, if a little exaggerated.
Donald’s essays are always interesting, if sometimes poorly written.
If I seem angry sometimes, it’s usually because I’m very tired.
Fodor’s predictions have seldom if ever been proven wrong.
The changes will affect thousands, if not millions, of ordinary people.
Well, if that isn’t the stupidest thing I ever heard!
The situation is, if anything, worsening rather than improving.
If anything, he looks younger and healthier than he did before.
My son is a real football fanatic if ever there was one.
If ever a school deserved this award, Westdale Elementary is the one.
If it hadn’t been for the two men who rescued me, I’d probably have drowned.
If it weren’t for the fact that he’s my father, I’d have never listened to him.
If I were you, I’d stay away from Josh Harker – he’s not very honest.
If only we could afford to buy a place of our own.
If only you knew how hard I’ve tried to please you.
There’s so much more I could do if only I had the time.
I wish he’d come and see us sometime, if only just to say hello.
What if the boss walked in here now and saw us?
What if we just cancel the whole thing?
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