The formula for the first conditional is as follows:
If + present simple…, will + base verb…
Will + base verb… if + present simple..
- “If you make dinner, I’ll do the dishes.
- “I’ll do the dishes if you make dinner.”
Listen for the first conditional in the following two songs by the Bruno Mars:
- “If you ever find yourself stuck in the middle of the sea, I’ll sail the world to find you.” Continue reading