Welcome to the future
WHAT ARE THEY GOING TO DO?
Be going to
GOING TO vs. WILL
Future Simple Tense (will / wonīt)
Will or Be Going To Future?
1. Choose the correct option:
Sorry sir, but the exhibition… in a few minutes.
will have closed
will be closing
What …..next summer? I ….. to Iceland. I’ve already bought the tickets.
are you going to do / am going to travel
will you do / will travel
will you be doing / will have travelled
Look at those black clouds! It ….
will have rained
is going to rain
Perhaps I ….. Peter tomorrow night. Who knows?
will have seen
will be seeing
By this time next term we …. all our exams!
are going to finish
will be finishing
will have finished
2. Complete with the correct future tens
(Do not use abbreviations)
This time next Tuesday, we
Jane’s birthday at the restaurant. (celebrate)
Is the cup dirty? I
a clean one. (bring)
I’m afraid the Prime Minister
anyone this morning. (not receive)
early tomorrow morning, sir? (you / check out)
Careful, John! You
your bike. (fall off)
By this time next week Marie
her new job. (start)
This time tomorrow John
on his journey to the Appalachian Mountains. (set off)
I’ve already made up my mind. I
Everest next summer. (climb)
I think Brazil
the world cup this year. They are so good! (win)
in the future. I’m quite sure about it.