Ángela Ruiz MonteroExtra Material
1. Complete the conversations. Use the correct form of
‘I’ve decided to go to university.’ ‘Really? Which subject _______________________ (you / study)?’2.
‘Do you think that computers _______________________ (control) our lives in the future?’ ‘No, of course not!’3.
‘Why are you wearing a tracksuit?’‘I _______________________ (play) tennis in the park with David.’4.
‘It’s very cold in here.’ ‘Yes, you’re right. I _______________________ (close) the window.’5.
‘That woman looks very pale.’ ‘Yes, I think she _______________________ (faint).’6.
‘Why are you turning on the radio?’‘I _______________________ (listen) to the news.’7.
‘I can’t work out this maths problem.’ ‘I _______________________ (help) you with it.’8.
I think Diana _______________________ (pass) her exam. She’s very intelligent.9.
What _______________________ (you / do) tomorrow evening?10.
I _______________________ (not have) breakfast this morning. I’m not hungry.11.
_______________________ (people / be) equal some day?12.
I’m sure your friends _______________________ (not travel) with us in the future.13.
Brian _______________________ (not buy) a new bike next week.
2. Choose the correct tenses.
In a hundred years time I think people
will live / are living
on the moon.2.
are you meeting
will you meet
‘What are you going to wear for the party?’ ‘I haven’t decided yet. Maybe
Greg passed his driving test last week. He told me
he’s going to buy
I feel terrible. I think
/ I’m going to be
‘Where are you going for your summer holidays?’‘I don’t know yet. Perhaps
I’m going to goto
will watch / are going to watch
a film tonight.8.
will you do / are you going to do
next Friday evening?9.
won’t visit / aren’t going to visit
their grandparents next weekend.10.
will people eat / are people going to eat
in the 22
to talk about:
By 2100, most people
decisions that are made at the moment of speaking (e.g. an offer to do something).
A: Is that the telephone?B: Yes, it is.
BE GOING TO
We use going to talk about:
predictions based on evidence.Look at that car! It
going to crash
intentions, or plans, where the decision has been made before the moment of speaking.
’s going to study
English at Oxford.
We use the present continuous to talk about future arrangements. We often give the timeand/or place.I
Anna in town tomorrow.