Presentation on theme: "Le futur proche – the near future tense"— Presentation transcript:
1 Le futur proche – the near future tense Unit 5, Lesson 14
2 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.
3 To form the future tense Step 1Conjugate aller to match the subjectJe vais Nous allonsTu vas Vous allezIl/Elle va Ils/Elles vont
4 To form the future tense Step 2Put the verb in the infinitive form (the not conjugated verb)dansermangerrentrervoyager
5 Put these sentences together in your notes. I am goingto play basketballJe vaisjouer au basket.We are goingto arrive at midnight.Nous allonsarriver à minuit.
6 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?
7 Tu ne vas pas visiter le parc. 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!Tunevaspasvisiter le parc.
8 Make these sentences negative Je ne vais pas manger.Vous n’allez pas jouer aux cartes.Elle ne va pas chanter.Je vais manger.Vous allez jouer aux cartes.Elle va chanter.
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