Sách Giải Bài Tập và SGK

1. If only ở tương lai Diễn tả mong muốn sẽ xảy ra trong tương lai. If only + S

1. If only ở tương lai

Diễn tả mong muốn sẽ xảy ra trong tương lai.

If only + S + would/ could + V_inf

Công thức: 

Ví dụ: If only I could be a pilot in the future.

(Giá mà trong tương lai tôi có thể trở thành một phi công.)

2. If only ở hiện tại

Diễn tả ước muốn trái với sự thật ở hiện tại.

If only + S + V2/ed/ (be → were)

Công thức: 

Ví dụ: If only I were rich. (Tôi ước tôi giàu → nhưng thực tế là tôi không giàu.)

3. If only ở quá khứ

Diễn tả ước muốn trái với sự thật ở quá khứ.

If only + S + had + V3/ed

Công thức: 

Ví dụ: If only she had told me the truth.

(Phải chi cô ấy kể cho tôi toàn bộ sự thật → nhưng thực tế cô ấy đã không kể.)

Task 1. Rewrite the second sentences in each pair using “If only”

1. I don’t know the answer to your question.

.........

2. I am not good at Chinese.

.........

3. You didn’t tell me about that earlier.

.........

4. I didn’t finish my work last night.

.........

5. I don’t have enough money to buy this villa.

.........

Hiển thị đáp án

1. If only I knew the answer to your question.

2. If only I were good at Chinese.

3. If only you had told me about that earlier.

4. If only I had finished my work last night.

5. If only I had enough money to buy this villa.

Task 2. Rewrite the second sentences in each pair using “If only”

1. Today isn’t Sunday.

........

2. I think my dad should stop smoking.

........

3. I’ve lost my passport.

........

4. I don’t live near the city center.

........

5. It’s a pity that you can’t understand how I feel about you.

........

Hiển thị đáp án

1. If only today were Sunday.

2. If only my dad would stop smoking.

3. If only I hadn’t lost my passport.

4. If only I lived near the city center.

5. If only you could understand how I feel about you.

Task 3. Choose the best answer

1. If only my boyfriend_____ in time to pick me up.

A. comes     B. come     C. came     D. has come

2. I was here for only a week. If only I _____ more time there but I had to move to Paris.

A. had     B. would have     C. had had     D. has

3. If only my parents_____ to me.

A. listens

B. listen

C. have listened

D. listened

4. If only she (finish) _____ her homework last night.

A. will finish

B. finished

C. have finished

D. had finished

5. If only my dad _____smoke.

A. do    B. did     C. doesn’t     D. didn’t

Hiển thị đáp án

1. C. came

2. C. had had

3. D. listened

4. D. had finished

5. D. didn’t

Task 4. Cho dạng đúng của động từ trong ngoặc

1. I wish he ……………. here now. (be)

2. She wishes you ……………. better. (feel)

3. I wish that you ……………. here yesterday. (be)

4. I wish he ……………. he work tonight. (finish)

5. We wish you ……………. tomorrow. (come

6. She wishes she ……………. the window last night. (open)

7. I wish you ……………. earlier yesterday. (leave)

8. We wish they ……………. with us last weekend. (come)

9. They wish he ……………. with them the next day. (come)

10. They wish we ……………. them some food yesterday. (give)

Hiển thị đáp án

1. were

2. felt

3. had been

4. would finish

5. would come

6. had

7. had left

8. had come

9. would come

10. had given

Task 5. Choose the best answer

1. My dog is making too much noise. If only it _____ quiet.

A. kept

B. would keep

C. had kept

D. keep

2. I miss my grandmother. If only she_____ here right now.

A. were

B. could be

C. had been

D. were

3. If only tomorrow _____ fine.

A. will be

B. were

C. would be

D. had been

4. If only my grandparents (visit) _____ me last week.

A. will visit

B. would visit

C. had visited

D. visit

5. I speak English badly. If only I _____ English well.

A. will visit

B. could visit

C. had visited

D. visited

Hiển thị đáp án

1.A

2.A

3.C

4.C

5.D