Future Tenses

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Future Tenses

  1. 1. Structure and Uses
  2. 2. <ul><li>TO EXPRESS PREDICTION WITHOUT EVIDENCE: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The Headmaster won’t let you leave at this time. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>GUESSING: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fortune teller: “You will win a lot of money on the lottery” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>SPONTANEOUS DECISION: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ There’s no sugar left, I’ll pop down to the shop and fetch a box.” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>CONDITIONAL / TIME CLAUSES: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ If you want to get good marks, you’ll have to study harder” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ When you study harder, You’ll improve your results” </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>TIMETABLE: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The train to London leaves on Monday at 10 a.m. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>We have Biology next Friday. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>SCHEDULED ACTION (CERTAINTY): </li></ul><ul><ul><li>We’re flying to Venice next Sunday </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>I’m visiting the doctor tomorrow </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>We’re having a maths test on Friday 18 th . </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>PLANNED ACTION FOR THE FUTURE: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ We are going to participate in “The First Servet’s English Song Festival” . </li></ul></ul><ul><li>INTENTION: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ My parents are going to travel abroad this summer” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>PREDICTION BASED ON EVIDENCE: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Look at those black clouds, It’s going to rain” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ She is going to have a baby” </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>TO INDICATE A COMPLETED ACTION AT A CERTAIN FUTURE TIME: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ By the time you finish you work, I will have come back home.” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Students will have learnt to speak in fluent English in four years’ time. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>EXPRESSES AN ACTION IN PROGRESS AT A CERTAIN FUTURE TIME: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ At this time next Sunday , we will be lying on the beach” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ In the next weeks, she will be explaining her ideas to all the members of the group” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ What will you be doing tomorrow at this time?” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>“ I’ll probably be watching TV!” </li></ul></ul></ul>

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