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In the link below, at 2:51, what does the following mean and why did Ross say "Would"?

Ross: You can see where he'd have trouble!

This is my conclusion: I think WOULD is used in a hypothetical condition. Can we rephrase it this way? "If your father didn't understand that metaphor, then you can see he would have trouble understanding you."

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uh0I...o7JxLJgqC4ODfK

  • You've answered your own question. – Kaique Jun 2 '19 at 14:17
  • ^ Why did you even ask – Mister SirCode Jun 4 '19 at 18:07
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    @TaylorSpark because they weren't sure if they were correct and were asking for confirmation. – WendyG Jun 5 '19 at 10:45
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It's a contraction of "he would". They are therefore equivalent.

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