Definition of conditional
- a conditional promise
- the conditional clause if he speaks
- conditional equations
- conditional frequency distribution
“If she speaks, you must listen” is a conditional sentence.
The sentence contains the conditional clause “if she speaks.”
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The clause “if she speaks” is a conditional.
The conditional is often marked by the word “if.”
grammar : showing or used to show that something is true or happens only if something else is true or happens
: a word, clause, or sentence that shows that something is true or happens only if something else is true or happens
the conditional : the mood or form that is used to say that something is true or happens only if something else is true or happens
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