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If you product was any good, you wouldn’t need sexism to sell it

January 29, 2013

sexismproductsConditional Sentences Type 2.

As you can see, English-speakers ignore the subjunctive (Ir your product were any good…). And their English is perfectly right!

“If I were you” will probably persist, just because it’s so very often said. Try to see if you hear any “If I was you”. And then compare this particular case, with all the rest.

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