437 – 3 Ways To Use Should Have

MichaelAD Grammar 0 Comments

PODCAST-ENGLISH-HOW-TO-USE-SHOULD-HAVE

Should is a very interesting modal verb because it has a number of different meanings and uses. We use should have followed by the PP verb. That’s the past participle. You can say things like should have done should have tried should have gone and so. For today’s English lesson let’s take a look at three different ways we can use should have plus the PP verb.

Here are the example sentences. To get the details of this English lesson, you need to listen to the podcast or check the transcript for the details:

  • I should have studied harder.
  • I should have cooked this steak a little longer. It’s too rare.
  • I shouldn’t have eaten dessert. My stomach is so uncomfortable.
  • He should have arrived by now.
  • It seems like my sister’s flight took off on time, so she should have arrived in Paris by now.
  • Last night before I left the office I put a birthday present for Jenny on her desk. It’s 10 AM now. She should have found a present by now. I hope she likes it.
  • You should have come to class today because you missed a very important lecture.
  • You shouldn’t have forgotten your sisters birthday. She’s very upset with you.
  • You should have been more careful driving. You wouldn’t have gotten into that accident if you were.

If you know anyone who might be interested in this English language point, why not help them out! Just share this lesson with them. Thanks for studying today!

Get quality language lessons from a our friends over at italki. You can connect with a teacher and get $10 in italki credits with your first lesson purchase by clicking this link It’s the fastest way to become fluent.

GET MY ONLINE COURSES FOR 75% OFF

english course

Learn 75 Confusing English Words…my online course → Click here

PEPP-course-image-300

Get Perfect English Pronunciation Practice…my online course → Click here

CHECK OUT MY TRANSCRIPTS

Get yours now!


Get My Books in Paperback and eBook Format

set-of-4-happy-english-learning-booksFLAT

happy_english_books_kobo-sony-reader
happy_english_books_download_pdf

Comments

comments