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Why “What if I told you…” and not “What if I tell you…”?

Exactly in which category of grammar does this type of sentence fall? What if I told you … Why don't we use tell instead of told, as it sounds this event has happened in past. Can anyone explain ...
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Usage of 'would' in the future tense?

Is there anything wrong in this sentence? "I would go to work tomorrow if the buses were plying." I know it is not wrong to use 'would' in hypothetical sentences in the past and present tense: ...
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Proper tense and form of questions

Would the following questions demonstrate a proper usage of English? Please, write thorough explanations. Do you start understanding English songs? Are you starting to understand English ...
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Does “I have studied Russian language” continued by “I have learnt…” use a correct tense?

Does “I have studied Russian language” continued by “I have learnt …” use a correct tense? With the meaning that I studied Russian language in the past, for 3 years, but I’m not studying it anymore ...