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LampPro Tip 1/3
Probability ImplicationPlay
Use 'tend to' to suggest something usually happens but not always guaranteed. SlideI tend to oversleep on weekends.
LampPro Tip 2/3
No CommitmentPlay
'Tend to' can express a lack of commitment to a strong opinion. SlideWe tend to prefer red wine over white.
LampPro Tip 3/3
Predictive ContextPlay
'Tend to' is often used when predicting outcomes based on a pattern. SlideDark clouds tend to mean rain is coming.