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GOING TO expressing PREDICTION
6 ways of expressing the FUTURE - a gap-filling task + key
EXPRESSING FUTURE TIME - Multiple choice (Greyscale and key included)
Expressing future time using the present and the present continuous tenses + KEY
I. Write what is going to happen or what people are going to do. Use the verbs in brackets.
the bus . (catch)
to Paris. (fly)
to the cinema. (go)
. (get married)
II. Match the questions with the replies.
a. Are you free on Saturday night?
1. Yes, I'm seeing her tomorrow.
b. What are your plans for the winter holidays?
2. No, I'm leaving on Friday morning.
c. What are the arrangements for the trip tomorrow?
3. Not really. I need to study for the test.
d. Where is Lisa going? I must talk to her.
4. She'll be back in a minute.
e. Are you going to be at the party on Sunday?
5. I'm going to visit my friends.
f. Do you still go out with Helen?
6. We're leaving at 8 a.m.
III. Choose the best phrase.
1. Do you have any plans for your birthday? Yes,
2. I can't do my homework. I don't understand it. Don't worry,
I'm helping you.
will you study
are you going to study
when you finish school?
4. The doctor is on his way. He
here in 10 minutes.
5. Have you heard that Mary
is going to have
IV. Tick the correct sentences.
Look out. The car will crash.
Sorry, I can't wait for you. I'm seeing the doctor today.
Have you heard the weather forecast? It's raining tomorrow.
I've already bought my tickets. I'm leaving tomorrow.
This bag looks heavy. I'm going to help you.
V. Listen to the song and complete the lyrics with the future simple words.
You think that I can't live without your love
You think I can't go on another day.
You think I have nothing
Without you by my side,
Somehow, some way
You think that I can never laugh again
You think that you destroyed my faith in love.
You think after all you've done
my way back home,
All by myself
I don't need anyone at all
All on my own
I don't need anyone this time
No one can take it from me
You think that you are strong, but you are weak
It takes more strength to cry, admit defeat.
I have truth on my side,
You only have deceit
, somehow, someday
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