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Afirmativa y formas contractas

I am going to study.

I´m going to eat.

He is going to study.

He´s going to eat.

She is going to study.

She´s going to eat.

It is going to study.

It´s going to eat.

You are going to study.

You´re going to eat.

We are going to study.

We´re going to eat.

They are going to study.

They´re going to eat.

* El futuro con `going to´ se forma con el presente simple del auxiliar `be´ seguido de `going to´ y el infinitivo del verbo sin `to´.

* Significa ¨ir a hacer algo¨.

I´m going to send an email.

Negativa y formas contractas

I am not going to study.

I´m not going to eat.

He is not going to study.

He´s not going to eat.

She is not going to study.

She´s not going to eat.

It is not going to study.

It´s not going to eat.

You are not going to study.

You´re not going to eat.

We are not going to study.

We´re not going to eat.

They are not going to study.

They´re not going to eat.

* La negativa se forma colocando `not´ detrás del auxiliar `be´.

They aren´t going to go out this evening.

InterrogativaRespuestas breves en afirmativa y negativa

Am I going to study?

Yes, I am.

No, I´m not.

Is he going to study?

Yes, he is.

No, he isn´t.

Is she going to study?

Yes, she is.

No, she isn´t.

Is it going to study?

Yes, it is.

No, it isn´t

Are you going to study?

Yes, you are.

No, you aren´t

Are we going to study?

Yes, we are.

No, we aren´t

Are they going to study?

Yes, they are.

No, they aren´t

* La interrogativa se forma colocando `am´, `are´, `is´ delante del sujeto.

Are you going to watch a video this evening?

* En las respuestas breves desaparece el verbo principal y se utiliza el auxiliar `be´. `It it going to be hot this afternoon?´

`Yes, it is.´

* En las respuestas breves negativas se suelen utilizar las formas contractas (´m not, aren´t, isn´t).

´Is she going to visit you?´

´No, she isn´t.´

Usos:

*`Be going to´ se utiliza para hablar de planes e intenciones de cara al futuro.

I´m going to play computer games this afternoon.

They´re not going to go out tomorrow.

Are you going to be famous?

Recuerda:

* Las formas contractas de `going to´ son muy frecuentes en la lengua oral y en textos informales.

I´m going to meet my friends.

No se suele usar: I am going to meet my friends.

* Cuando el verbo principal de la oración con `going to´ es el verbo go, este se suele omitir.

I´m going to go to the cinema.

Significa lo mismo que:

I´m going to the cinema.

A. Escribe frases usando la forma correcta de `going to´.

1. I / buy an MP4 player. __________________________

2. They / not / wear jeans on Saturday. __________________________

3. You / not / stay in Oxford. __________________________

4. He / do an exam tomorrow. __________________________

5. Sally / not / invite Mark to her party. __________________________

Las respuestas correctas

1. I am going to buy an MP4 player.

2. They aren´t going to wear jeans on Saturday.

3. You aren´t going to stay in Oxford.

4. He is going to do an exam tomorrow.

5. Sally isn´t going to invite Mark to her party.

B. Completa las frases usando la forma correcta de `going to´.

Tomorrow I´m going to go to the beach.

1. I ___________ (not be) with my family.

2. I ___________ (meet) my friends.

3. We ___________ (play) football on the beach.

4. I ___________ (not swim).

5. We ___________ (have) a great time!

Las respuestas correctas

1. I´m not going to be with my family.

2. I´m going to meet my friends.

3. We´re going to play football on the beach.

4. I´m not going to swim.

5. We´re going to have a great time!

C. Escribe preguntas y respuestas cortas sobre los planes de Jose, Eli y Rafa.

1. Eli and Rafa / get up early on Saturday? _______________________________

No, _______________________________

2. Jose / play tennis in the morning? _______________________________

Yes, _______________________________

3. Jose / watch a DVD on Saturday? _______________________________

No, _______________________________

4. Rafa / get up early on Saturday? _______________________________

No, _______________________________

5. Rafa and Eli / do any homework on Sunday? _______________________________

Yes, _______________________________

Las respuestas correctas

1. Are Eli and Rafa going to get up early on Saturday?

No, they aren´t.

2. Is Jose going to play tennis in the morning?

Yes, he´s going to.

3. Is Jose going to watch a DVD on Saturday?

No, he´s not going to.

4. Is Rafa going to get up early on Saturday?

No, he´s not going to.

5. Are Rafa and Eli going to do any homework on Sunday?

Yes, they are going to.

D. Corrige las frases

Ejemplo: My parents are go to meet my teachers tomorrow. X My parents are going to meet my teachers tomorrow.

1. Rob and I aren´t going wear trainers. X

_______________________________

2. We going to visit my grandparents tomorrow. X

_______________________________

3. Is it going to rains today? X

_______________________________

4. I´m no going to do any homework this evening? X

_______________________________

5. What is he going to doing tomorrow? X

_______________________________

Las respuestas correctas

1. Rob and I aren´t going to wear trainers.

2. We are going to visit my grandparents tomorrow.

3. Is it going to rain today?

4. I´m not going to do any homework this evening?

5. What is he going to do tomorrow?

Be going to

1. __________ you __________ school on Friday?

2. Next week you __________ use the computer.

3. You __________ (not) use the internet.

4. We __________ finish at three o´clock.

5. Chris __________ design websites.

6. Eli __________ be a film director.

7. Ben __________ (not) work with computers.

8. Isabel __________ design software.

9. Mark and Mandy __________ be rich.

10. Sarah __________ (not) be a writer.

11. What __________ you __________ do this evening?

12. __________ you and your family __________ go out this weekend?

13. __________ you and your family __________ go on holiday this year?

14. What __________ you __________ buy for your best friend?

15. What __________ you __________ do when you leave school?

16. __________ you __________ be famous one day?

17. Tonight I __________ cook.

18. This weekend I __________ Granada.

19. they __________ (not) going to a computer shop.

20. Sam __________ town with his friends.

21. Eli and Ayla __________ to design computer games.

22. __________ you __________ buy a new phone?

23. My sister __________ leave school next year.

24. She __________ listen to music this afternoon.

25. We __________ watch TV at the weekend.

26. They __________ a party on Saturday.

27. I __________ (not) visit my best friend tomorrow.

28. We __________ stay in on Friday.

29. He __________ do his homework this evening.

30. My parents __________ (not) go out this evening.

Las respuestas correctas

1. Are you going to school on Friday?

2. Next week you are going to use the computer.

3. You aren´t going to use the internet.

4. We are going to finish at three o´clock.

5. Chris is going to design websites.

6. Eli is going to be a film director.

7. Ben isn´t going to work with computers.

8. Isabel is going to design software.

9. Mark and Mandy are going to be rich.

10. Sarah isn´t going to be a writer.

11. What are you going to do this evening?

12. Are you and your family going to go out this weekend?

13. Are you and your family going to go on holiday this year?

14. What are you going to buy for your best friend?

15. What are you going to do when you leave school?

16. Are you going to be famous one day?

17. Tonight I am going to cook.

18. This weekend I am going to Granada.

19. They aren´t going to a computer shop.

20. Sam is going to town with his friends.

21. Eli and Ayla are going to design computer games.

22. Are you going to buy a new phone?

23. My sister is going to leave school next year.

24. She is going to listen to music this afternoon.

25. We are going to watch TV at the weekend.

26. They are going to a party on Saturday.

27. I am not going to visit my best friend tomorrow.

28. We are going to stay in on Friday.

29. He is going to do his homework this evening.

30. My parents aren´t going to go out this evening.

Be going to

1. My sister ____________ go to a restaurant.

2. I ____________ design a website.

3. My brothers ____________ play football.

4. I ____________ watch a video.

5. You ____________ meet my parents.

6. Tomorrow afternoon I ____________ surf the internet.

7. Jack´s mum ____________ make pizza.

8. I ____________ (not) listen to music today.

9. Toby and Ben ____________ watch TV.

10. Isabel and I _________ eat hamburgers for lunch.

11. ____________ Bart´s brother ____________ the park?

12. I ____________ university next year.

13. My sister ____________ get married next year.

14. My cousin ____________ go to America next summer.

15. The children ____________ fly to England tomorrow.

16. They ____________ (not) meet in London.

17. Lucas ____________ phone the hotel soon.

18. The boys ____________ ride their bikes to school next week.

19. Daniel ____________ play tennis on Saturday.

20. We ____________ (not) visit the museum tomorrow.

21. Greg ____________ sleep in the forest.

22. Antonio ____________ ride a bicycle.

23. Miguel and Rafa ____________ prepare food.

24. They ____________ go swimming in the sea.

25. Kim ____________ meet friends in town.

Las respuestas correctas

1. My sister is going to go to a restaurant.

2. I am going to design a website.

3. My brothers are going to play football.

4. I am going to watch a video.

5. You are going to meet my parents.

6. Tomorrow afternoon I am going to surf the internet.

7. Jack´s mum is going to make pizza.

8. I am not going to listen to music today.

9. Toby and Ben are going to watch TV.

10. Isabel and I are going to eat hamburgers for lunch.

11. Is Bart´s brother going to the park?

12. I am going to university next year.

13. My sister is going to get married next year.

14. My cousin is going to go to America next summer.

15. The children are going to fly to England tomorrow.

16. They aren´t going to meet in London.

17. Lucas is going to phone the hotel soon.

18. The boys are going to ride their bikes to school next week.

19. Daniel is going to play tennis on Saturday.

20. We aren´t going to visit the museum tomorrow.

21. Greg is going to sleep in the forest.

22. Antonio is going to ride a bicycle.

23. Miguel and Rafa are going to prepare food.

24. They are going to go swimming in the sea.

25. Kim is going to meet friends in town.

Be going to

1. __________ Miguel and Maite __________ see a film together?

2. After school, I __________ my sister´s house.

3. Cathy __________ walk in the mountains.

4. Peter __________ have a picnic this afternoon.

5. They __________ visit a museum.

6. The girls __________ see a film.

7. __________Sandra __________ have lunch with her friends?

8. I __________ (not) listen to music.

9. __________ you __________ come to the meeting tomorrow?

10. I __________ help you as much as I can.

11. We __________ have a quiet day on Saturday.

12. I __________ visit Bob tomorrow.

13. I __________ clean my car tomorrow.

14. Eva __________ call Silvia next week.

15. What __________ you __________ do with the money you won?

16. María __________ stop smoking.

17. Next Monday, my dad __________ the cinema.

18. __________ your friends __________ travel to France next summer?

19. Elaine __________ buy a new car in the summer.

20. Where __________ you __________ put the new table?

21. __________ your teacher __________ be at school next week?

22. We __________ take a bus up in the mountains on Sunday.

23. __________ you __________ fly to London tomorrow?

24. __________ Olga __________ go swimming at the swimming pool.

25. Jill __________ have a surprise party.

Las respuestas correctas

1. Are Miguel and Maite going to see a film together?

2. After school, I am going to my sister´s house.

3. Cathy is going to walk in the mountains.

4. Peter is going to have a picnic this afternoon.

5. They are going to visit a museum.

6. The girls are going to see a film.

7. Is Sandra going to have lunch with her friends?

8. I am not going to listen to music.

9. Are you going to come to the meeting tomorrow?

10. I am going to help you as much as I can.

11. We are going to have a quiet day on Saturday.

12. I am going to visit Bob tomorrow.

13. I am going to clean my car tomorrow.

14. Eva is going to call Silvia next week.

15. What are you going to do with the money you won?

16. María is going to stop smoking.

17. Next Monday, my dad is going to the cinema.

18. Are your friends going to travel to France next summer?

19. Elaine is going to buy a new car in the summer.

20. Where are you going to put the new table?

21. Is your teacher going to be at school next week?

22. We are going to take a bus up in the mountains on Sunday.

23. Are you going to fly to London tomorrow?

24. Is Olga going to go swimming at the swimming pool.

25. Jill is going to have a surprise party.
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