| Step 1:
Learn Key Sentences
|a) I hope I can learn English well. [This is possible!]
b) I hope we will go home early today. [This is possible, too.]
c) I wish I could speak German, Russian and Japanese. [This is not possible, at least for me!]
d) She wishes she had a better job. [But she does not, at least not now.]
| Step 3:
Learn Sample Conversations
| Conversation using Hope
A: I hope it will snow tomorrow. Then we can go skiing.
B: The weather report says it might rain, not snow.
A: Well, I hope the weather report is wrong!
Conversation using Wish (One day later...)
A: Too bad it's raining today.
B: I wish I had a snow machine.
A: If you had a snow machine, you could make a lot of money.