FORM Would [would + VERB] Examples: I knew youwould helphim. I knew youwould not helphim.
FORM Was/Were Going To [was/were + going to + VERB] Examples: I knew you were going to go to the party. I knew youwere not going to goto the party.
USE 1 Future in Past Future in the past is used to express the idea that in the past you thought something would happen in the future. It does not matter if you are correct or not. Future in the past follows the same basic rules as the simple future. "Would" is used to volunteer or promise, and "was going to" is used to plan. Moreover, both forms can be used to make predictions about the future.
Examples: I told you he was going to come to the party. plan I knew Julie would make dinner. voluntary action Jane said Sam was going to bring his sister with him, but he came alone. plan I had a feeling that the vacation was going to be a disaster. prediction He promised he would send a postcard from Egypt. promise
cannot be used in clauses beginning with time expressions such as: when, while, before, after, by the time, as soon as, if, unless, etc.
WITH VERBS LIKE BELIEVE, KNOW, THINK, SAY, CONSIDER, EXPECT, REPORT, UNDERSTAND, JUDGE, CALCULATE, ESTIMATE:
IMPERSONAL CONSTRUCTION: IT + PASSIVE IT + PASSIVE (present Or past) +( that).....
PASSIVE CONSTRUCTION: INFINITIVE SUBJECT + PASSIVE (present / past) + INFINITIVE / PERFECT INFINITIVE ( to have + Past Participle) –
It is known ( that ) tour guides travel a lot. -Tour guides Are known to travel a lot.
- It was believed (that) tomatoes were poisonous. -Tomatoes were believed to be poisonous.
- It is said (that) Tea originated in China. (Present belief about a past event) -Tea is said to Have originated in China.
Objeto + verbo «to be» conjugado + past participle + by + sujeto
The cat + has been + chased + by + the dog