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Subjunctive or Not?

Practice with ESCAPA, CAMELoT and HD 3
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ESCAPA A
If there is a "QUE", you must use the subjunctive.

If there is no "QUE", you must use the infinitive.
(Without the "que" these are prepositions and we know that infinitives ALWAYS follow prepositions!)

Never use the indicative after one of these!!!!!
CAMELoT
IF the event is going to take place in the future, or if the event is uncertain or doubtful, the subjunctive must be used.

If the event does happen, or did happen for that matter, the indicative will be used.

YOU CAN NEVER USE THE INFINITIVES AFTER THESE!!!
HD3
If there is no "QUE", use infinitive.

If there is a "QUE", follow the CAMELoT rules:
-If future or uncertainty is implied, use SUBJUNCTIVE.
-If the action is (or was) certain, use INDICATIVE.
En caso de que
Always subjunctive (in case)
Sin que
Always subjunctive (without)
Con tal que
Always subjunctive (provided that; so that)
Antes de que
Always subjunctive (before)
Para que
Always subjunctive (in order that; so that)
A menos que
Always subjunctive (unless)
A fin de que
Always subjunctive (so that)
Cuando
(When)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive NEVER!
Aunque
(Although)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive NEVER!
Mientras
(While)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive NEVER!
En cuanto
(As soon as)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive NEVER!
Luego que
(As soon as)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive NEVER!
Tan pronto como
(As soon as)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive NEVER!
Hasta que
(Until)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive if there is no "que"!
Después de que
(After)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive if there is no "que"!
De modo que
(In such a way that)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive if there is no "que"!
De manera que
(in such a way that)
Subjunctive if doubt, uncertainty or future event.
Indicative if does happen or already happened.
Infinitive if there is no "que"!