# Present simple, present continuous, future

Present & Future tenses
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This lesson contains 26 slides, with interactive quizzes and text slides.

Lesson duration is: 30 min

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Present & Future tenses

#### Slide 1 -Slide

Present simple
Present continuous
Future
He is 15 years old.
My parents are flying to Italy next week.

#### Slide 2 -Drag question

Future

There are 4 ways to talk about the future in English:
1. Present continuous
2. To be going to
3. Shall/Will
4. Present simple

#### Slide 3 -Slide

Which tenses are future?
A
B
I'm playing football on Saturday.
C
I am going to play hockey with my friends this weekend.
D
The train leaves at 18.07 in Nijmegen every day

#### Slide 4 -Quiz

Regular Present simple form
present tense
Always, never, usually

Form:
Full verb with = I, you, we, you they
verb + s with = he, she, it

#### Slide 5 -Slide

Present simple examples

Water boils at 100 degrees Celsius.

Sam is 15 years old.
I often watch TV in the evening.

Used for facts, things we know to be true, things that happen often or regularly

#### Slide 6 -Slide

He sometimes ____ the bus to school.
A
takes
B
is taking
C
is going to take
D
will take

#### Slide 7 -Quiz

The present simple in the future
Something is on a schedule (train/bus/airplane times, opening time of shops etc.)

Form:
1. verb with = I, you, we, you, they
2. verb + s with = he, she, it.

#### Slide 8 -Slide

Future: present simple examples

The train leaves at 4 pm from platform 5A every day.
Our school closes at 5 pm on week days.
The dinosaur show at Naturalis starts every ten minutes.
When is football practice for team D3?

#### Slide 9 -Slide

The train ____ at 11:45.
A
leaves
B
is leaving
C
is going to leave
D
will leave

#### Slide 10 -Quiz

Regular present continuous form

Going on right now/at the moment

Form:

am/are/is ( to be) + (verb + ing)

#### Slide 11 -Slide

Present continuous examples

I'm watching a film at the moment.
It's raining in Sydney.

He is taking a shower right now.

Describing this moment (now)

#### Slide 12 -Slide

Talking about the future using present continuous

To talk about appointments where the time/place has been set (arrangements)

He is leaving for New Zealand tomorrow.
I'm meeting Susan at the train station.

#### Slide 13 -Slide

Sharon ____ her birthday next Saturday at 2 pm.
A
celebrates
B
is celebrating
C
will celebrate
D
is going to celebrate

#### Slide 14 -Quiz

Future: to be going to

When someone is planning to do something (or not)
A prediction with proof

Form:
am/are/is (to be) + going to + verb

#### Slide 15 -Slide

Future: 'to be going to' examples

Look! He is going to fall off his bike!
Look at those dark clouds. It is going to rain.
I am not going to hike tomorrow. I am too tired to hike.

#### Slide 16 -Slide

Future tenses:
"Sorry, I already have plans: I ......... to the beach today"
A
am going
B
will go

#### Slide 17 -Quiz

Future: shall/will

predictions or decisions made at the moment of speaking

Predictions without proof

#### Slide 18 -Slide

Future:  will

In positive sentences we use will

I will come to your party. I promise

This is a decision made at the moment of speaking, or if you make a promise (belofte)

In negative sentence we use won't
will + not = won't
He won't come to school as he is ill.

This is a decision made at the moment of speaking, he might also be better tomorrow and then he will come to school

#### Slide 19 -Slide

Future tenses:
"So nice to see you again, I ........ call you later!"
A
am going to
B
will

#### Slide 20 -Quiz

Future tenses:
Wanneer gebruik je 'will'?
A
Als je op het moment van praten iets beslist
B
Als iets volgens een rooster verloopt.
C
Als je iets van plan bent.
D
Toekomstvoorspelling zonder bewijs.

#### Slide 21 -Quiz

Future tenses:
Wanneer gebruik je 'will'?
A
Als je iets aanbiedt of iets beloofd.
B
Als iets volgens een rooster verloopt.
C
In een vraagzin vooraan.

#### Slide 22 -Quiz

Future tenses:
Wanneer gebruik je de present simple?

A
Als je van plan bent iets te doen.
B
Als je iets beloofd of voorspelt.
C
Als iets volgens een schema/rooster verloopt.

#### Slide 23 -Quiz

Future tenses:
"It was Samira's birthday on Monday, so she ........... a party this weekend!"
A
will have
B
is having
C
shall have
D
is going to have

#### Slide 24 -Quiz

Future tenses:
Wanneer gebruik je 'to be going to'?
A
Als je van plan bent iets te doen.
B
Als iets volgens vaste tijden verloopt.
C
In een vraagzin vooraan.

#### Slide 25 -Quiz

Do you understand the future tenses?
A
Yes
B
No
C
A little, but I need more practice