Future continues Tense

Definition

                 It is used to express a continued or an ongoing action in future. For example, “I will be waiting for you tomorrow”, it conveys ongoing nature of an action (waiting) which will occur in future.

Rules: Auxiliary verb “will be” is used in sentence. 1st form of verb + ing (present participle) is used as main verb in sentence.

Structure of sentence

  1. Positive sentence
  • Subject + auxiliary verb + main verb (present participle) + object
  • Subject + will be+ 1st form of verb or base form + ing (present participle) + object

Examples:

  1. I will be waiting for you.
  2. You will be feeling well tomorrow.
  3. They will be driving the car.
  4. She will be reading the newspaper.
  5. Mr. kamran will be parking the car.

2. Negative sentence

  • Subject + not between auxiliary verbs+ not + main verb (present participle) + object
  • Subject + will not be + 1st form of verb or base form + ing (present participle) + object

To make negative sentence “not” is written between auxiliary verbs “will and be” in sentence.

Examples:

  1. I will not be waiting for you.
  2. You will not be feeling well tomorrow.
  3. They will be driving the car.
  4. She will not be reading the newspaper.
  5. Mr. kamran will not be parking the car.

3.Interrogative sentence

  • Auxiliary verb + subject + auxiliary verb + main verb (present participle) + object
  • Will + subject + be+ 1st form of verb or base form+ing (present participle) + object

Interrogative sentence starts with auxiliary verb “will” and auxiliary verb “be” comes after subject in interrogative sentence

Examples:

  1. Will I be waiting for you?
  2. Will you be feeling well tomorrow?
  3. will they be driving the car
  4. will she be reading the newspaper
  5. will Mr. kamran be parking the car?

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SIMPLE FUTURE TENSE   

PRESENT CONTINUES TENSE   

PAST CONTINUES TENSE  

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