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Suppose person #1 says that he's soon going to Athens and will visit the Acropolis. Person #2 replies: "That's great! But you want to go early in the day before the heat builds ... and before the tourists overrun the place."

Easier question: Is person's #2's line supposed to be "You want to ..." or "You'll want to ..."? (Or does it work either way?)

Harder question: What kind of a statement is #2's statement anyway? It's not a prediction (I guess). It just doesn't seem to fit into the normal pattern of past, present, and future for verbs. (As in "You went early," "You're going early" and "You will go early", where a person's going early is some event that's located in the past, the present, or the future.)

--SirTas
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