FUTURE TENSES: GOING TOUse1) planned actions in the futureWe are going to sing at the party.2) You are certain that sth. is going to happen in the future.Look at that car! It is going to crash into the yellow one.Signal wordsno unambiguous onesFormto be (am, are, is) + going to + infinitiveExamplesAffirmative sentences:I am going to play handball.Im going to play handball.You are going to play handball.Youre going to play handball.Negative sentences:I am not going to play handball.Im not going to play handball.You are not going to play handball.Youre not going to play handball.You arent going to play handball.Questions:Am I going to play handball? Are you going to play handball?see: Questions in the going to-futureATTENTION!!Do not mix up with the Present Progressive!going to-future Present ProgressiveHes going to read the book. Hes reading the book.