FUTURE FORMS Future Simple Be Going To Present Continuous Present Simple
His parents think he will become an artist one day. Unit 8/1Future Simple
(on-the-spot decision) Ill take this jacket. Future SimpleUnit 8/2
(offer) Since its your birthday, Ill pay for lunch. Future SimpleUnit 8/3
Jill will be two years old next month. Future SimpleUnit 8/4 (We cannot control this future event; it will definitely happen.)
I hope pollution levels will drop soon. (hope) Factories must stop polluting the air or else we wont be able to breathe. (warning) Future SimpleUnit 8/5
Im going to employ more staff. Im going to expand my company. ( intention / plan ) Be Going ToUnit 8/6
Look at him! He is going to win the race. Be Going ToUnit 8/7 (There is evidence. – he is ahead of the other runners).
He is leaving for Amsterdam in a hour. Present ContinuousUnit 8/8 (Everything has been arranged for his trip. He is at the airport now).
The film starts in ten minutes. Present SimpleUnit 8/9 (cinema programme)
lf he doesnt study hard, he wont pass his exam. Unit 8/10Type 1 Conditionals
EXERCISES Fill in the gaps with the correct form of will or be going to and the verb in brackets. Put the verbs in brackets into the present simple / the future simple / the present continuous.
Future TensesExercises 1 1.A: Why are you buying flour and eggs? B: Because I ______________ (make) a cake. 2.A: I have decided what to buy Mum for her birthday. B: What _________________ (buy) for her? 3.A: Did you ask Jackie to the party? B: Oh no! I forgot! I _____ (ask) her tonight. m going to make are you going to buy ll ask Fill in the gaps with the correct form of will or be going to and the verb in brackets.
4.A: What are your plans for the weekend? B: I _______________ (spend) some time with my friends. 5.A: Could I speak to Jim, please? B: Wait a minute. I _____ (get) him for you. 6.A: What are you doing on Friday night? B: Oh, I _____________ (probably/stay) at home with my family. Fill in the gaps with the correct form of will or be going to and the verb in brackets. Exercises 1 m going to spend ll get ll probably stay Future Tenses
Put the verbs in brackets into the present simple or the future simple. Exercises 2 1.A: Im going to the gym tonight. B: Well, while you ___ (be) there, I ____ (do) the shopping. 2.A: __________ (you/call) me when you ___ (get) home? B: Yes, of course. 3.A: As soon as John ______ (come) in, tell him to come to my office. B: Certainly, sir. ll do Will you callget comes Future Tenses are
4.A: Are going to visit Aunt Mabel this afternoon? B: Yes, I ______ (visit) her before I __ (do) the shopping. 5.A: Is George going to eat dinner with us? B: No, by the time he ____ (get) home it _____ (be) very late. 6.A: When __________ (you/pay) the rent? B: When I ___ (get) my pay check. Exercises 2 ll visitdo gets will be will you pay get Future Tenses Put the verbs in brackets into the present simple or the future simple.
7.A: What are your plans for the future? B: I want to go to university after I _____ (finish) school. 8.A: Can you give this message to Mike, please? B: Well, Ill try, but I doubt if I _______ (see) him today. Exercises 2 finish will see Future Tenses Put the verbs in brackets into the present simple or the future simple.
Exercises 3 Put the verbs in brackets into the future simple, the present simple or the present continuous. 1.A: ____________ (you/do) anything on Friday morning? B: No, Im free. 2.A: I _______ (go) to the cinema. Theres a new film on. Do you want to come with me? B: What time ______________ (the film/start)? 3.A: I _________ (see) Roger at seven oclock tonight. B: Really? I thought he was out of town. am seeing Are you doing m going does the film start Future Tenses
Exercises 3 4.A: Helen _______ (have) a party the day after tomorrow. ____________ (you/go)? B: As a matter of fact, I havent been invited. 5.A: Excuse me, what time ________________ (the train/leave)? B: At half past three, madam. 6.A: Im really thirsty. B: I _____ (get) you a glass of water. is having Are you going does the train leave ll get Future Tenses Put the verbs in brackets into the future simple, the present simple or the present continuous.
REVIEW OF FUTURE FORMS Future simple: predictions about the future on-the-spot decisions or offers promises, threats, hopes, requests, warnings Be going to: plans, intentions, ambitions predictions with evidence Present simple: timetables / programmes clauses of time and condition