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I have a problem with conjunctions in the first conditional. How do these apply to the first conditional?

I’ll wash the dishes as soon as this TV show is over.

Call me as soon as you get in.

I’ll sit outside until it gets dark.

I will keep looking for my car keys until I find them!

I’ll finish this report before I leave tonight.

Please take the garbage out before you go to work today.

For me, these above don't look like the first conditional at all. Where is the condition + result pattern in them? Could anyone explain it to me?

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    Nor to me. The preposition phrases are temporal adjuncts, not conditional ones. – BillJ Mar 18 '18 at 19:48
  • You know there's no such thing as a first conditional, right? :) – tchrist Mar 18 '18 at 19:56
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These terms basically reverse the order of the condition + result pattern (similar to the word "unless").

I’ll wash the dishes [if] this TV show is over.

Call me [if] you get in.

I’ll sit outside [if it is not] dark.

I will keep looking for my car keys [if I did not] find them!

I’ll finish this report [if I did not] leave tonight.

Please take the garbage out [if you did not leave for] work today.

  • The OP's examples are not conditional constructions. The adjuncts are temporal, not conditional. – BillJ Mar 19 '18 at 10:32

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