USED TO exprima o atitudine personala, repetitiva, in trecut:ex. I used to go swimming a lot (but I don’t now).
 WOULD  poate exprima o actiune care s-a desfasurat in mod obisnuit la un moment dat in trecut, o activitate obisnuita,caracteristica unei persoane:ex. Every week he would   buy his mother a bunch of flowers.
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