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Levana would have known right away who you are, although I doubt anyone else has figured it out yet, and Levana will try to keep it hidden as long as she can.

There is no "if", so it's not in subjunctive mood right?

Does it mean "Levana probably has already known ..."?

  • Bear this in mind: there is an implied if clause which only you can imagine or figure out since only you can see what precedes the text you posted. – Lambie Oct 18 '19 at 16:56
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This type of sentencecs are possible without if clauses.They are not in subjuntive mood even with if clauses.They are called conditional perfect.

I desire that she come

He suggested that she go In the above sentences the verbs are in the subjunctive mood.

You should have attended the meeting( but you did not attend.It was very fruitful))

You might have seen me at the market( I think that you saw me)

You must have seen me( my strong belief is that you saw me )

Leena would have known right away who you are( I believe that Leena has known you who you are)

Here is the link which helps you know what subjunctive mood is:

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subjunctive_mood

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An implied if clause:

Levana would have known right away who you are [if she had seen you] although I doubt anyone else has figured it out yet, and Levana will try to keep it hidden as long as she can.

The if clause can be implied. You can see that by adding "if she had seen you" in parenthesis, the meaning immediately becomes clear.

This kind of usage is common in conversations. The people talking do not always spell out an if clause if they know the context.

  • @Lambie.Do we consider that leena has has seen him or not? – successive suspension Oct 18 '19 at 17:24
  • @Englishmonger There is an implied if clause. It can be seeing, speaking to, gawking at.....I really can't say for sure, as I have explained. – Lambie Oct 18 '19 at 17:29
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Forget about "subjunctives". Would is a modal, and like all modals has two sets of meanings: deontic meanings, about objective things - possibility, willingness, obligation; and epistemic meanings, about the speaker's knowledge.

Here the sense is epistemic. I would paraphrase the first clause as

I deduce that or I am sure that Levana knew right away who you are.

There is no if, implied or otherwise.

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