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What is the difference between Would Have and Would Of?

Asked by B. Wright, Last updated: Jan 02, 2020

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T. Moore

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T. Moore, Writer, MA, Washington

Answered Aug 30, 2019

The term “would of” is an incorrect grammatical combination. It results as a result as the incorrect pronunciation of “would have.” Many describe “would of” and “would have” to sound similar. The word “would” is a modal auxiliary verb used to refer to the future or point at a past event. ...Read More
 

W. Kaye

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W. Kaye, Ex-Marine, Post Graduate, Chapel Hill

Answered Jul 23, 2019

“Would of” cannot be used because the word “would” is a modal. This means that you can only use the word “would” if you are going to provide judgment or if you are promising that you are going to do something in the future. ...Read More
 

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