Make sure students understand that will and going to are both used to talk about the future. Shall english grammar today a reference to written and spoken english grammar and usage cambridge dictionary. Future forms will, be going to, present continuous. Be going to will uses uses 1 3 im going to visit my aunt. If there is external evidence we use going to to make future predictions. There are 3 different activities in which students are asked to write a if the decision is made at the moment of speaking or b if it is a decision made before, circle the correct words and complete with ll wont or be going to. Even though most native speakers use these two interchangeably, will, also referred as simple future, has some grammatical differences from going to planned future. Will vs going to exercises, future tense differences between will and going to. Making decisions, offers, promises esl activities, games. Be going to or will exercise be going to will uses uses 1 plans and intentions 3 immediate decisions im going to visit my aunt next friday ill have the salad and the fish 2 when you can see whats going to happen 4 predictions when the boss sees this, she is going to go crazy people will work more from home in the future. Here is a simple conversation which combines shallwillgoing to. Future simple will exercises pdf english grammar pdf. Notice that the negative of shall can be shall not or shant though the second one is now very rare in american english.
Will vs going to complete the sentences with the correct form of will or going to and the verbs in brackets. Im going to visit my mother in scotland next month. February 4, 20 complete the following sentences using appropriate future forms. The population of valencia will reach 2 million by the year 2050. This is an interactive pdf version of the above worksheet for english teachers who are working online. Shall is generally used in american english with i and we to make offers and suggestions. Shall is not used very much nowadays and mostly in formal speech and some legal documents.
At this level they mean almost the same thing, but curious students might want to know that, simply put, will talks about the future at the time of speaking and going to represents preplanned activities. Practise your english grammar in the english classroom. English esl shall worksheets most downloaded 36 results. A useful worksheet for young students or for those who start with willshall gong to. English grammar exercise on the use of shall, will, should and would, for learners of engnlish. English future tense will vs be going to test 07 english future tense shall vs will. Pdf exercises worksheets with answers on the future simple tense will. Students english file students site new intermediate grammar file 1 lesson c future forms. Be going to exercises will future simple will or be going to future continuous future perfect exercises future perfect continuous home. Originally shall was used instead of will in first person with i and we when talking about the future. Lets how about shall would you like to going with her. Add the power of cambridge dictionary to your website using our free search box widgets. We use be going to for intentions and plans, and predictions with present evidence. Grammar worksheet all things grammar grammar focus future.
Lets take this example to start with will you go to. Purchase photocopiable pdf purchase photocopiable pdf please choose the most appropriate answer for each sentence. Will pdf exercises will vs going to pdf exercises time clauses pdf worksheet worksheet will be. On receipt of this letter you shall leave for mumbai at. Book 1 book 2 english tenses test with answers english tenses test pdf tense test multiple choice tenses quiz mixed tenses exercises advanced mixed verb tenses exercises exercises on tenses for class 10 with answers mixed tenses paragraph exercises mixed tenses quiz mixed tenses exercises advanced pdf revision of tenses exercises.
I dont like these people and i shall not go to their party. To talk about timetabled future events, we use simple present tense. Im going to be more honest with my parents about my problems. In english, we use several different forms to talk about future events. In british english both will and shall are used with first person pronouns to express ideas such as willingness. Sep 17, 2019 i shall go to see the boss and i shall ask him to explain this decision. Complete the sentences with the correct form of will or going to and the verbs in brackets. Esl future tense exercises and worksheets activities for teaching the future tense generally include speaking about plans, making predictions, resolutions and horoscope activities. With a bit of thought, these can quite interesting, fun and thought provoking especially predictions for the future. This machine will work well without giving you any trouble. Will and be going to english the children will enjoy seeing you again.
Review of future tenses will, wont, shall and going to. Simple future will be going to future will vs going to exercises shall vs will. Predictions, offers, promises, plans, arrangements, etc. English future tense shall vs will englishteststore. Future tense with going to discussing future plans choose the correct word from the list below to complete the following sentences. A collection of english esl worksheets for home learning, online practice, distance learning and english classes to teach about will, will. Be going to exercises will future simple will or be going to future continuous future perfect. Use of shall and will exercises complete the questions using will or shall. See explanation on shallwillshould would more exercises. Future tense with going to what is sara going to do. Future forms will, be going to, present continuous page 3. It is different than will in that it is used to express an order or prophecy.
Complete the sentences with to be going to and the verbs in brackets. If you say i shall then you are talking on the future. Im going to learn how to say no to things that are not good for me. Deciding whether to use will or be going to can be very confusing at first. The negative of shall is shall not or the contraction shant. I will be going exercises practising the future perfect i will have gone exercises practising the future perfect continuous i will have been going exercises practising conditionals ifclauses nederlands. Future tense with going to what is sara going to do sara. He will be talking all the time without doing anything. In american english, shall is not normally used to express this idea. Shall is used with first person pronouns to express simple futurity. Book 1 book 2 english tenses test with answers english tenses test pdf tense test multiple choice tenses quiz mixed tenses exercises advanced mixed verb tenses exercises exercises on tenses for class 10 with answers mixed tenses paragraph exercises mixed tenses quiz mixed tenses exercises advanced pdf revision of tenses exercises advanced tenses. There are 3 different activities in which students are asked to write a if the decision is made at the moment of speaking or b if it is a decision made before, circle the correct words and complete with ll.
Future simple future perfect future progressive when. Im going to talk to a friend, write in a diary, or exercise instead of doing things that are bad like skipping school, drinking alcohol or smoking. Complete the following sentences using shall or will. Verb tense exercise 18 will and be going to f t p using the words in parentheses, complete the text below with the appropriate tenses, then click the check button to check your answers. Use the correct form of the future tense with going to. The interactive worksheet contains a variety of online exercises to help students practice making offers, promises and decisions. Review the different uses of going to and will below before completing the exercise that follows. Im going to make small, healthy changes in my eating habits every day. A collection of downloadable worksheets, exercises and activities to teach shall, shared by english language teachers. Welcome to esl printables, the website where english language teachers exchange resources. I shall go to see the boss and i shall ask him to explain this decision.
Shall and should a modal auxiliary verb is used to modify the mood of a verb. Im going to try new, healthy ways to deal with anger or stress. Theyve already decided on their next summer holiday. We use be going to rather than will when we make a. Future with shall and will a free english exercise to learn english.
Now almost everyone uses will with all subjects nowadays, the most common use of shall in everyday english although not in american english is in questions that serve as offers or. Im going to give and ask for respect in my relationships. In british english both will and shall are used with first. Making decisions offers promises esl activities games. The distinction between will and shall is becoming less important.1181 129 176 1024 1512 681 1342 909 911 1207 1165 8 1164 998 369 938 1201 158 187 1262 1298 545 187 350 286 624 1164 1032 1431 1362 1222 599 102 589 889 803 859 781