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Which one of those 2 versions is the corrent one? 1. "If I wanted to tell you who I am, I'd have done it already." 2. "If I had wanted to tell you who I am, I'd have done it already."

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I believe both sentences to be correct.

  1. Unreal condition in the present with an unreal past result:

If - past simple, would have + past participle

If I wanted to tell you who I am, I would have done it already."

  1. Unreal condition in the past:

If - past perfect, would have + past participle

If I had wanted to tell you who I am, I would have done it."

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  • There is no need to leave out already in the second sentence. They are both fine as they are. – Jason Bassford Feb 3 '19 at 16:37
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I believe the most common use would be:

If I wanted to tell you who I am, I'd have done it already.

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The first would be the correct one, as implies more present tense, i.e. a current wanting.

If I wanted to tell you who I am, I'd have done it already.

The second version could also be correct, but being based in the past, wouldn't require the word "already":

If I had wanted to tell you who I am, I'd have done it.

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