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Le futur proche – the near future tense Unit 5, Lesson 14
What are you doing tonight? I am going to watch TV. We are going to eat at a restaurant. I am not going to study. We are going to play video games. You are going to speak French. He is not going to work.
To form the future tense Conjugate aller to match the subject Je vaisNous allons Tu vasVous allez Il/Elle vaIls/Elles vont Step 1
To form the future tense Put the verb in the infinitive form (the not conjugated verb) danser manger rentrer voyager Step 2
Put these sentences together in your notes. I am going Je vais to play basketball jouer au basket. We are going Nous allons to arrive at midnight. arriver à minuit.
How do I talk about what I am not going to do? What phrase makes a sentence negative? Ne…pas! Bigger question…where do I put the ne…pas in a sentence with the future proche?
Put ne…pas around the conjugated verb. In other words put the ne…pas around the part of the sentence that is conjugated aller. Watch and be amazed! Tuvasvisiter le parc. nepas
Make these sentences negative Je vais manger. Vous allez jouer aux cartes. Elle va chanter. Je ne vais pas manger. Vous n’allez pas jouer aux cartes. Elle ne va pas chanter.