Going to - plans

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Going to – plans

We can use going to to talk about our future plans.

I'm going to be a teacher when I'm older.
He's not going to play football anymore.
Are you going to buy a new T-shirt?

How to use it

Use am, is or are with going to and the infinitive.

I'm going to write my homework tonight.
They're going to watch a film this weekend.

For negatives, use not after am, is or are.

I'm not going to read that book.
He's not going to ride a bike. He isn't going to ride a bike.
They're not going to visit us. They aren't going to visit us.

For questions, change the order of am, is or are and the person.

Are you going to buy a new T-shirt? Yes, I am.
Is she going to have pizza for dinner? No, she isn't.
What are we going to do tonight?

Average: 4.2 (13 votes)

Submitted by DreamyMetal5 on Wed, 05/05/2021 - 11:08

Sometimes it is easy but sometimes it is not easy !!! LEA bye !

Submitted by TopazXylophone… on Wed, 14/04/2021 - 11:36

soooooooooooo easy

Submitted by MissSmilingShark on Wed, 13/05/2020 - 15:42

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I can see your profile picture above your comment, so I think you managed to create a character.

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