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Lesson 16 - Future
Grammar

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Future Continuous

We use the future continuous tense to talk about continuous actions in the future. We use the auxiliary verb will with be and the verb in the present participle form (the form with -ing). The tense is conjugated the same as the verb will.

Affirmative
In the future people will be flying spaceships instead of driving cars.

Negative
In the future people won't be working hard because machines will do all of the work.

Question
Will they be studying in schools in the future?

Instructions
Write sentences about what you think or don't think people will be doing in 100 years.

example
cook

Possible answers:

          - or -
  
(The answer depends on what you think.)

1. dance
   
   

2. use telephones
   
   

3. fly airplanes
   
   

4. watch movies
   
   

5. read books
   
   

 

Find the Mistake

Instructions
Find the errors in the sentences.  Write the sentences correctly.

example
She are a student. --> She is a student.

1. Will be they cooking on stoves in the future?
   
   

2. People won't been cooking in the future.
   
   

3. The rocket flew through the solar sistem.
   
   

4. We willn't be flying to other galaxies in the future.
   
   

5. Astronots will be visiting other planets in the future.
   
   

 

 

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