WORDS RELATING TO «I'D'VE»
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «I'D'VE»
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“What in the world have you got against that cop?” the woman said. “Didn't you
see the way he looked at me? It was on the tip of his tongue to say, 'Take that
wreck off a the Avenoo! '” “What was on the tip of yours?” “I'd've said, 'What for?
John Sanford, 2013
Aspects of Modern English Usage: for advanced students
The three 'like to' phrases can be used. These two phrases are more or less
interchangeable. But  is more common than . I'd like to've been there...  I'd'
ve liked to be there...  I'd've liked to've been there... This phrase is a little wordy
Paul Lambotte, 1998
But even if I'd known, I'd've been rendered helpless by my absence. And even if I'
d been present, I'd've been rendered helpless by...by the degrading impotence
imposed by circumstance. That humiliation would've been intolerable.
Richard Leigh, 2007
Vex, Hex, Smash, Smooch: Let Verbs Power Your Writing
I'D'VE SEEN THIS ON FACEBOOK . . . A FACEBOOK FRIEND ASKS: Is the
double-apostrophed “I'd've”acceptable? As in: “If I'd've known you were coming I'
d've baked a cake?” I ANSWER: Acceptable? Now THAT's an interesting concept
Constance Hale, 2012
Grammar Girl's 101 Troublesome Words You'll Master in No Time
Some contractions that mimic speech patterns seem odd in writing. When we
speak, we often slur and contract our words. Some of these contractions are also
common in print (there's, I'm), yet others look unusual and awkward (I'd've, that've
Mignon Fogarty, 2012
Dialect and Accent in Industrial West Yorkshire
It is to be observed in the following constructions: a) most commonly, in the
protasis of conditional sentences: thus,in the form [d əv] , if she'd've read it..., if I'd'
ve had to...; and as [d ] If you'd  put that..., if you'd  been living then Note
that in ...
K. M. Petyt, 1985
ALL About Learning English: Tips, Tricks and Techniques
I would—(I'd) She would—(She'd) We would—(we'd) You would—(You'd) They
would—(They'd) I would have—(I'd've) She would have—(she'd've) We would
have—(we'd've) Youwould have—(You'd've) They would have—(they'd've) I ...
Sandra Price-Hosie, 2012
Fire: Tales of Elemental Spirits
Especially a twelve-year-old who passionately knew what he wanted to do and
equally passionately believed he'd be hopeless at it. If I'd been being fair I'd've
admitted three years ago that someone like me probably wouldn't be apprenticed
Robin McKinley, Peter Dickinson, 2009
Taste the Bright Lights
Thank the gods, it was making my head spin. Birds were twittering somewhere. If
I'd've had any energy I'd've threw something at them. My head would've been
best. --Did you do it with that fella? Nicola said. Suddenly. --Yeah— I couldn't lie,
Laura Canning, 2008
Garner's Modern American Usage
Examples of ones generally to avoid (except perhaps in quoted speech) include *
I'd've, *it'd, *she'd've, *there're, and *who're. Two in particular—should've and
would've—are common CASUALISMS that can't be strongly condemned.
Bryan Garner, 2009
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «I'D'VE»
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If somebody had told me that I'd be playing alt-metal funk, I'd've stuck a pistol in my mouth and blown my brains out.” But play it he does, and ... «JamBase, Jul 15»
Ashes 2015: Adam Voges guaranteed to be Australia's number five
“If I had the answer to that I'd've been here 10 years ago,” Voges said, when asked why he had not made his Test debut long before, after ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
Tigers 5, White Sox 4: Robin Ventura hangs Shark out to dry
I'd've lifted him there after the walk to Iglesias. We'll see if that matters. — South Side Sox (@SouthSideSox) June 28, 2015. Ventura let him ... «South Side Sox, Jun 15»
Ed Catto's Conversation with Steven Grant
There were changes of course, but you can do so much more in a film than you can on the comics page that I'd've been pretty disappointed if ... «Comicmix.com, Jun 15»
Have We Turned the Last Page in America's Songbook?
There was one called “If I Knew You Were Comin' (I'd've Baked a Cake),” another called “Feet Up (Pat Him on the Po-Po),” and another, “Oooh, ... «TIME, Jun 15»
Talking Orgasms and Masturbation with Judy Blume and Samantha …
You know, I'd've been marching if I hadn't lived in the suburban neighborhood with two children,” she continued. “In my heart, I was out there ... «The New Republic, Jun 15»
“Every single cop in Cleveland is here”: Arthur Chu's shocking …
If I hadn't known what was going on I'd've thought it was a presidential motorcade and the cops an honor guard. The only sounds are the ... «Salon, May 15»
Guest commentary: A season's worth of Quin Snyder memories
Snyder continued a little lighter-hearted, “I told [Trevor] Book[er] maybe if I'd've caught the ball, I would've got away with it.” There are stories ... «Deseret News, May 15»
3 Questions: Chicago Fire
It's too early to tell if it'll work, but there's at least reason to believe it might, which is better than I'd've believed four months ago. If the team ... «Hudson River Blue, Apr 15»
The New York Times “basically rewrites whatever the Kiev …
You know this better than anyone, I'd've thought. This is where I get attacked and assailed. It's an historical judgment. The [crisis now] grew out ... «Salon, Apr 15»