how will/would

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used to express doubt that something will happen or is possibleHow will we (ever) get everything done on time?How would he manage without her?

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“How will/would.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/how%20will%2Fwould. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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