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if in English:

1. whether


Tom doubts whether Mary is honest.
Next, let us think about whether we have the time to look after a dog.
Our whole case hinges on whether the government's actions were constitutional or not.
I'm anxious whether I'll do well at this new job.
Human beings, whether they realise it or not, continually seek happiness.
Whether I'm sleeping or awake, this subject is always in my mind.
We went over the house before deciding whether to buy it.
Whether the news is true or false makes little difference.
When I was younger I could remember anything, whether it happened or not.
It's hard to love somebody when you don't know whether they love you as much as you love them.
I'm concerned whether or not I can handle a big job like that.
I'm wondering whether Tom would ever consider helping me with my homework.
I wonder whether a man could live with only two hours' sleep a night.
Computers are certainly playing an important role in our life, whether we like it or not.
Some companies are still debating whether to get Internet access.

2. used to introduce a condition



3. if


If two men always have the same opinion, one of them is unnecessary.
If you don't want to put on sunscreen, that's your problem. Just don't come complaining to me when you get a sunburn.
What if you gave a speech and nobody came?
If you're tired, why don't you go to sleep? "Because if I go to sleep now I will wake up too early."
Come if possible.
It's still too hard to find a job. And even if you have a job, chances are you're having a tougher time paying the rising costs of everything from groceries to gas.
I've heard it said that it's harder to please a woman than to please a man. I wonder if that's true.
The iPad would be a perfect solution for me if it could properly display web pages with Flash content.
If you want to sound like a native speaker, it's easier if you choose one dialect and stick with it. Native speakers don't usually mix dialects in everyday speaking.
If you can't visit a country where they speak the language you are learning, find a local bar where native speakers of that language hang out and start hanging out there.
Please advise us, if possible, of a company which has developed image processing software.
Tom wondered if Mary would think that eight in the morning was too early for him to open a bottle of wine.
Wouldn't it be great if a gender-neutral pronoun for "he" or "she" existed in English?
If you raise an eyebrow, it can mean "I want to have sex with you", but also "I find that what you just said is completely idiotic."
If my wife calls, just tell her I'm in an important meeting and cannot be disturbed.

English word "if"(if) occurs in sets:

Nicholas' Sight Words

4. In the event of


In the event of share drop

English word "if"(In the event of) occurs in sets:

T 5 Understanding contracts 1

5. should


You should sleep.
If I should be suddenly spoken to in English, I might run away.
The relationship between husband and wife should be based on love.
Needless to say, fundamental human rights should be respected.
If your company primarily does business with America, then you should be studying English with a native speaker from America.
Tom is taking a walk with Mary and should be back before long.
Tom agrees that Mary should do most of the driving on their upcoming trip.
Spending time with your significant other should be high on your priority list.
You don't have to study all day. You should go out and have some fun.
Don't come to me now with that. You should have said something when it originally happened.
Should I put this bag in the overhead compartment?
A man should not be judged by his station in life.
Before you go hiking in the woods, find out what you should do when you meet a bear.
The first word of every sentence should be capitalized.
What should we do with people who are very sick or hurt and can't get better?