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Thank you. Could I use the simple past instead of the present in the sentence I posted you?

It would be best if our science teacher spoke with you ....
Can I say: I think it woud be best for our science teacher to speak with you directy?

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    Thank you. Could I use the simple past instead of the present in the sentence I posted you? Yes, you can!

    It would be best if our science teacher spoke with you .... <~~Yes, good!

    Can I say: I think it woud be best for our science teacher to speak with you directly? <~~No, the infinitive doesn't work here.

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