Future! What is it? In English we dont have ONE future tense. We use several forms to talk about different ideas about the future.
Future Simple WillBe going to Present Continuous Present Simple Go to practice
WILL We use will + infinitive without to: to express a sudden decision made at the moment of speaking. To express intention or promise. To express a prediction based on opinion or beliefs. To make a request or an offer. Go ahead Go to practice
I have a nice dress! I will go to the party tonight!
Will or be going to 1. Look! Ive just won 100$. I will / am going to buy myself a new jacket at last. 2. He doesnt look healthy and smokes like a chimney. He will / is going to have a heart attack one day. 3. Sarah is going on holiday tomorrow. Im sure she will / is going to enjoy it. 4. Ive decided to stay at home tonight. I will / am gong to study for my history test. 5. Al is coming to our party. I hope he will / isnt going to / is going not to bring anyone with him. 6. Just look at Susan. Everybody can see that she will / is going to have a baby. 7. Dont pick up the phone, I will / am gong to answer it. 8. Ive heard that Peter and Jane will / are going to spend their honeymoon in Europe. Lets practice Go ahead
You are wrong! Go back and read again! willbe going to
Lets practice again Present Continuous or Present Simple 1. I play / am playing tennis with David tomorrow. 2. Our plane take off / takes off / is taking off at six in the morning. 3. What time does last train leave / is last train leaving? 4. We are not going to / dont go to Jessicas this evening, she is ill. 5. School starts / start / is starting at The exam dont finish / doesnt finish / is not finishing until When do we go / does we go / is we going / are we going to the cinema? 8. The match finish / finishes / is finishing at Go ahead
You are wrong! Go back and read again! simplecontinuous
Will, be going to or Present Continuous Choose the right answer. 1.Jane has passed all her exams and a.SShell study in Prague next year. b.SShes going to study in Prague next year. 2. He rides that motorbike much too fast. a.HHes going to have an accident soon. b.HHes having an accident soon. 3. Weve got some bad news. a.WWe arent coming tomorrow. b.WWe arent going to come tomorrow. 4. Next year Mum a.iis going to be forty. b.wwill be forty. 5. What a.WWill you do this evening? b.AAre you doing this evening? 6. Dont worry! a.SShell be here soon. b.SShes going to be here soon. Go ahead!