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Future Tense with Will: Learn English Grammar

Future tense with will

There are several ways of talking about the future in English.  In many situations we use the present tenses: present simple and present continuous. This post looks at how we use the future tense with will.

At the end, for more advanced learners, we also look at future perfect tenses.

Also, practice your listening skills by listening to a music video with lyrics (link below)

WILL

I will

You will

He/she/it will

We/they/you will

 

WILL + negative

I will not                         I won’t

You will not                   you won’t

He/she/it will not         he/she/it won’t

They/we will not           They/we won’t

We use will to say what we think is going to happen (predictions).

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Present tense for the future: Learn English Grammar

 Present tense for the future

There are several ways of talking about the future in English.   One way is to use ‘will’.  However, this article shows how we use the present tense for the future.  First we shall look at how we form the present tenses.

The present tenses in English are the present continuous:

I am doing

You are doing

He/she/it is doing

We/they/you are doing

 

And the present simple:

I work

You work

He/she/it works

We/you/they work

Present continuous

We use the present continuous for things we have decided to do in the future and for things we have arranged to do in the future. Continue reading Present tense for the future: Learn English Grammar