TOEIC Grammar Lesson - How To Use Should In Conditional Sentences

toeic grammar Aug 10, 2023

How do we use SHOULD in conditional sentences?

There are a variety of English grammar patterns that are tested on the TOEIC® exam. Questions about conditionals often appear in Part V and Part VI.  In very formal English, should can replace if in a conditional sentence.

The grammar is should followed by a subject and verb

  • Should the screen freeze, try restarting the computer. This has the same meaning as, “If the screen freezes, try restarting the computer.”
  • Should you need any help, feel free to call me.
  • Should anyone call for Ms. Gilmour, I will let them know that she is in a meeting.
  • Should the flight take of late, I'll call you

👉 Keep in mind the best way to remember this grammar or any grammar or vocabulary in English is to take the word or phrase, write it in a sentence that's true for you or true in your world, and then memorize your sentences.

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