Future Tenses

Perfect Tenses

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Future Tenses by Mind Map: Future Tenses

1. Continuous future

1.1. Is a verb tense that indicates that something will occur in the future and continue for an expected length of time. It is only used with action verbs.

1.1.1. its formula is: will + be + the present participle (the root verb + -ing).

1.1.1.1. Ex.: At five o’clock, I will be meeting with the management about my raise.

1.1.1.2. Ex.: Eric will be competing against Michael in the race.

2. Future going to

2.1. Future Simple (going to) is the future in English that expresses a logical conclusion, a plan, or a previously programmed situation.

2.1.1. Its formula is: [am/is/are] + going to + [root form verb].

2.1.1.1. Ex: I am going to study harder next year.

2.1.1.2. Ex: We are going to play handball.

3. Simple future

3.1. is a verb tense used to talk about an action or condition that will begin and end in the future.

3.1.1. its formula is will + [root form of verb].

3.1.1.1. Ex.: I will learn a new language.

3.1.1.2. Ex.: Jen will read that book.

4. Future perfect

4.1. Refers to an ation that will be completed in the future. When we use this tense, we are projecting into the future and looking back on an action conclued at some time after the present.

4.1.1. It`s formula is: verb "to have" (will have) + "past participle" principal

4.1.1.1. Ex: I will have been here for six months on june 23rd

4.1.1.2. Ex: By the time you read this I will have left.

4.1.1.3. Ex: You will have finished your report by this time next week