Tag: future-tense

29 Why is "won't" used instead of "doesn't" sometimes? 2018-10-30T19:25:28.093

21 In depth explanation of the difference between "will" and "going to"? 2014-11-18T21:58:56.550

13 Some of you will have met me before vs Some of you met me before 2016-08-16T06:34:55.720

12 Why is the present simple tense used for an event that is in the future? 2014-01-02T10:57:00.780

12 Why can't you say don't instead of won't? 2019-08-27T19:08:50.857

11 Why is 'what will you do tomorrow evening' incorrect? 2013-08-16T08:58:05.090

10 Can I use future tense and past tense in one sentence with "if"? 2017-07-07T13:38:05.673

9 "When I grow up, I am going to be a doctor"- Is it correct? 2013-05-13T07:07:01.853

9 Which sentence is most appropriate? "Next year Anny and I {will have been / will be} married for 25 years" 2015-12-06T21:05:50.613

8 What tense should we use in the present time (now) to refer to an event happening during a future other event? 2013-04-02T21:54:14.083

8 "Speak of the devil and he shall appear"- Why is "shall" allowed here? 2013-10-07T03:28:54.790

8 Will you be having cake? 2016-12-20T14:06:19.883

7 Using "now" with the future tense 2013-02-14T09:56:25.500

7 "going to" vs. "fixing to" 2013-03-22T22:16:28.787

7 Is this correct... "Every time I will listen to this song, I will remember you." 2013-11-07T13:53:57.810

7 Present progressive vs shall/will 2014-07-03T04:19:04.077

7 Using "will" vs "be going to" 2014-10-24T14:42:46.393

7 Past and future linked 2017-07-18T11:32:48.740

6 Will you still love me when I'm no longer young and beautiful? 2014-09-04T09:45:57.253

6 "I will be loving you 'til we're 70" vs. "I will love you 'til we're 70" 2015-01-27T06:09:36.287

6 Why is "would" used in this passage? 2015-06-07T16:27:37.553

6 Does 'will' *really* mark future reference? 2015-11-06T15:35:01.723

6 How to say that you have plans to go to the movies tonight? 2015-12-22T12:22:59.887

5 When to use "be" in a sentence? 2013-04-09T09:29:17.633

5 "By the time you received this email"? 2013-05-26T04:57:56.970

5 Can the Past Continuous be used for future events? 2013-06-22T09:55:44.850

5 Use of the future tense after the phrase "I'll let you know when..." 2013-07-30T08:47:27.043

5 How do you say that tree rings (are - will be) closer if there isn't much rain [in a year]? 2015-02-16T06:47:28.223

5 Mr. Sanders _______ on a business trip to Tokyo until the end of this week 2015-11-05T19:55:44.910

5 Verb forms -s -ing (future tense) 2016-08-25T06:05:36.573

5 She said the train left at 8 pm 2016-10-02T09:44:02.230

5 What is the difference between ‘I'm never having a beard when I grew up’’ and 'I will never have a beard when I grew up'? Request 2017-01-20T03:43:11.180

5 Does "to" refer to a future event 2017-03-14T13:59:27.127

4 "I 'will'/'would' wager he 'has heard'/'will have heard' I have dismissed" 2013-03-08T14:06:44.783

4 May I use "will" in an "if" clause? 2013-03-12T23:18:43.990

4 Using the future tense in a sentence containing a dependent clause starting with "when" 2013-03-24T14:27:34.830

4 Will + Present Perfect constructions, application for past and future 2013-06-28T00:03:23.937

4 Exercise from a test 2014-01-31T13:38:07.710

4 Is it possible to use 'shall' for intentions? is PEU wrong here? 2015-01-05T16:58:36.550

4 How to ask how long will something continue in future? 2015-04-20T20:06:12.093

4 "The hospital will take hours to treat you." - How should I understand it? 2015-11-15T16:46:01.267

4 "When will you be leaving" instead of "When will you leave" 2015-12-04T03:36:54.357

4 I'll have a brandy vs I have a brandy 2016-01-02T16:23:37.197

4 "He likes it tomorrow" / "We leave for Hawaii tomorrow" - Why is the first sentence bad? 2016-01-16T03:05:56.820

4 "While" and "When" phrases in the future tense 2016-05-21T20:33:28.800

4 "I'll go buy some tomatoes." and "I go buy some tomatoes." Which one makes more sense? 2016-07-03T07:17:04.520

4 What is the meaning of "as if" here? 2016-09-11T04:22:25.977

4 Do things or get things done 2016-09-15T09:34:11.247

4 What is the pronunciation of "Will you" in fast/connected speech? 2016-11-09T10:07:05.463

4 "I wish" in present or future? 2016-12-29T20:20:18.173

4 I will turn the AC on vs i am going to turn the AC on 2017-01-09T05:24:53.567

4 Which future tense suits the best in this case? 2017-04-20T12:37:16.723

4 Meaning of "to stay in hospital" in a headline vs. "will remain hospitalized" in the lead 2020-04-08T21:31:32.163

3 Hoping something for the future 2013-01-30T02:49:48.320

3 Tenses: future, past, and simple present 2013-03-10T14:24:11.193

3 Construction of future tense with 'when' 2013-03-24T10:09:51.877

3 The usage of the present simple for the future actions 2013-06-05T09:48:32.793

3 "I will be" or "I'm going to be" 2013-07-21T14:03:37.817

3 Correct tense for sentence 2013-11-14T16:21:13.117

3 "Will" vs "going to" vs present continuous 2014-03-25T08:24:55.597

3 Future Simple and Future Perfect 2014-04-21T19:50:20.133

3 Is it wrong to use "going to" in conditionals? 2014-09-15T17:57:57.830

3 Should I use the future tense here? 2014-09-21T13:36:33.937

3 The simple present for future? 2014-11-22T12:53:17.067

3 'You shall ..... in promises? 2015-01-03T16:45:38.083

3 Where is he to go in? 2015-06-01T22:59:11.727

3 Maybe + future tense 2015-12-22T10:11:11.973

3 Is it correct to use "will have been being"? 2016-01-08T08:06:24.807

3 'We are having a party this evening' - Why do we use the present continuous? 2016-02-05T17:18:02.947

3 "Cricket will be being played by me" - Future Continuous Tense to Passive Voice 2016-03-06T06:32:46.540

3 The "To Come" Infinitive 2016-07-01T16:57:36.440

3 We prove or we will prove ...in mathematical papers 2016-07-29T00:39:20.660

3 Can you explain this kind of tense usage? 2016-08-29T11:45:34.450

3 some ways of expressing future 2016-09-27T20:04:27.253

3 Are "present continuous" and "be going to" interchangeable? 2017-01-21T17:59:36.483

3 Present Future: "If he doesn't help me, I'm finished" 2017-04-14T14:24:29.427

3 Future Pluperfect Tense 2017-05-23T13:16:53.110

3 Difference between present continuous and future progressive 2017-06-26T15:21:22.163

3 "get a nice house" vs "will get a nice house" 2017-07-03T10:11:35.880

3 "I will have somebody + inf" 2017-11-26T14:56:15.210

3 Why does "I'm voting for John Doe" have the same meaning of "I will vote for John Doe"? 2018-04-13T02:52:23.727

3 Does "Pope to meet U.S. bishops" use the word "to" to emphasize? 2018-09-12T03:25:39.747

3 Choice of Tense "in my lifetime" 2018-10-21T09:32:26.327

3 Using "expect" in the future tense 2019-07-31T15:32:22.887

2 Does the verb "be" in a reported speech have to be in the past? 2013-06-27T23:56:12.890

2 Quiet or you die! Hold still or I'll kill you! - present vs. future tense? 2013-07-10T09:33:18.730

2 Future Continuous with planned actions? 2013-07-29T07:45:06.017

2 Conditional for a future plan conditioned by your available time 2013-08-07T15:22:17.867

2 "See you next week" vs. "I'll see you next week" vs. "I'll be seeing you next week" 2013-11-11T17:18:03.907

2 Question about the tenses 2014-03-24T11:22:36.860

2 when I'm finished / when I finish / when I finish with it 2014-03-25T09:21:11.010

2 Is "There won't be anything happen to ..." grammatically correct? 2014-03-29T19:10:33.247

2 What is the difference between "will" + verb and "will be" + verb? 2014-04-22T14:35:50.453

2 I am going to or I will be going to 2014-06-05T20:40:46.663

2 How to express strong decision? 2014-07-07T06:30:00.347

2 Talking about the future in the sense of 'prediction as order' 2014-07-25T06:40:44.037

2 Does 'Next' hold the sense of 'Year' in itself in following syntax 2014-09-11T18:22:05.550

2 Is there tomorrow or Will there be tomorrow? 2014-10-27T20:21:39.603

2 "I will make you {write / written} this letter." 2014-11-20T07:22:23.553