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1You had.‘you'd better remember it’
- 1.1 You would.‘I was afraid you'd ask me that’
- ‘Any new and exciting news you'd like to share with your family and friends?’
- ‘With a name like the Casa Alberto you'd expect this to be an Italian restaurant through and through.’
- ‘With a spectator's hat on, you'd need a stiff drink to even think about it.’
- ‘It used to be that you'd phone a company and a receptionist would answer.’
- ‘If you read this article, you'd assume that Russia was on the verge of ratifying the Kyoto protocol.’
- ‘When you love someone, you really love them, you'd do anything for them.’
- ‘If you're tempted to go for a cheaper option rather than what you'd really like, stop and think first.’
- ‘When half the population is reading a book, you'd have to be dead not to be mildly curious.’
- ‘Soon, when borrowing a book, you'll be able to specify how sexy or sad or silly or sentimental you'd like it to be.’
- ‘I'm not usually a big fan but you'd have to be inhuman not to find Brad Pitt way hot!’
- ‘If you taxied as far as I just did at Gatwick, you'd be halfway to Chichester.’
- ‘if you could just feel for a second what I feel right now, then you'd understand.’
- ‘It's on a traffic-heavy street, not the kind of area you'd necessarily choose to hang out in.’
- ‘Now, I bet you never thought you'd see a link to the Daily Hell on this blog.’
- ‘If you walked into the room while it was playing, though, you'd wonder what on earth I was listening to.’
- ‘I saw a news item in an Icelandic newspaper that you'd be giving a talk in Reykjavik in April, is this true?’
- ‘Anything you'd like to see that I don't usually do, or haven't done for a while?’
- ‘If it weren't so unseasonably warm, you'd think this was the place that inspired the verb, to chill.’
- ‘Choose which evening you'd like to come and then write it in your diary!’
- ‘The first mile is a cosmopolitan shopping street, although probably not one you'd go out of your way to visit.’
- 1.1 You would.
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