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GRAMMAR & STRUCTURE — Examples
Conditional Sentences

 
 

Examples of conditional sentences

Conditional Sentence

Cause

Effect

Explanation

If I am hungry, I eat.

I am hungry

I eat

Every time I am hungry, I eat. This is always true (100 percent possibility).

If I am hungry, I will eat.

I am hungry

I will eat

I am not hungry now. It is possible that I will be hungry in the future. If that happens, I will eat (90 percent possibility).

If I am tired, I go to bed.

I am tired

I go to bed

Every time I am tired, I go to bed. This is always true (100 percent possibility).

If I am tired, I will go to bed.

I am tired

I will go to bed

I am not tired now. It is possible that I will be tired in the future. If that happens, I will go to bed (90 percent possibility).