Fernando's slight accent. Lesson 58 - Exercise 1
Joanne says to Fernando: "I detect an accent. What would that be?"
In this case, would is used:
to express a possibility:
Example: If I had enough money, I would buy a car.
to make a polite request:
Example: Would you go with me to the party?
to indicate uncertainty:
Example: That is strange music. What would it be, exactly?
- to express a possibility:
Fernando's second language is English. He speaks it very well, and almost without an accent. What's his native language (mother tongue)?
Where's he from?
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