would [wʊd, forma débil wəd] verbo auxiliar
1   ps de will (en discurso indirecto) I said I would call, dije que llamaría
2   (condicional) I would not be surprised if she resigned, no me extrañaría que dimitiese
     we would pay if we could, pagaríamos si pudiéramos
     (consejo) (if I were you) I would learn Russian, yo (que tú) aprendería ruso ➣ Ver nota en should 3 (posibilidad, probabilidad) that would mean problems, eso conllevaría problemas
4   (conjeturas) I would have thought that..., hubiera pensado que...
     I would think that..., me imagino que...
     what would it be worth?, ¿cuánto valdrá?
5   (voluntad) she just wouldn't listen to me, sencillamente no quería hacerme caso
     would you lend me a pound?, ¿me prestas una libra?
     (ofertas) would you like a coffee?, ¿quieres un café?
     (aceptación) I would love a beer, me encantaría una cerveza
     (preferencia) I wish she would shut up, ojalá se callara
     she would rather be at home, preferiría estar en casa
6   (hábito en el pasado) she would tell us stories, nos contaba cuentos
     (hábito molesto) he would keep shouting, no dejaba de gritar ➣ Ver nota en soler 7 (acción típica) he said he was innocent, - he would, dijo que era inocente, - era de esperar