Will+Inf without to
Affirmative: l Negative:
They will go/// They'll go l They will not go/// They won't go
Interrogative: l Short Answers:
Will I/You/He/They/Yoy/We go? L Yes, S will/// No, S won't.
- For predictions based on what we believe or imagine.
- For on-spot-decisions
Be going to:
I am////am not l
He/She/It is//// is not l Going to leave
We/You/They are//// are not l
Interrogative: Short Answers:
Am I l Going Yes, I am// No, i'm not
Is He/She/It l to leave? Yes, she is//No, he isn't
Are We/You/They l Yes we are//No they aren't
- To talk about future plans and intentions.
- To make predictions based on what we can see.
I am//He is//They are + V -ING
- Fixed arrangements in the future.
0: General truth. If you boil water, it creates steam
If-clause (hypothesis): Main clause (result):
If/When + Present Simple Present simple.
When you mix red & white, you get pink
1: real present-future. If he's late, we'll go without him.
If-clause: Main clause:
If+Present simple Will+ INF without to, Imperative, modals(can/may)
If you don't feel well, call the doctor. If I finish work early, we may go to the cinema.
2: unreal present. If I had more free time, I would take up a hobby.
If+ past simple Would/could/might + INF without to
If I were you, I would tell her the truth.
If I had a good voice, I would become a singer. ( I don't have a good voice)
If I were You, I would take the tickets online
- UNLESS instead of IF...NOT in the If-clause of type 1 of conditionals. The V after UNLESS always is in affirmative. Unless she gets here soon, we'll start the meeting without her.
ASKING FOR SUGGESTIONS:
-What do yo think? -Can you suggest something?
-Can you help me think of a way to... -Do(n't) you think...?
-How about...? -Why don't we/you...?
-I suggest... -You/We could... -Let's...
-Yes, I agree.-That's a great idea!-I think you're right.-That's right!Certainly!
-No, I disagree/I don't agree -That's a terrible idea -I think you're wrong
-That's not right. -Certainly not!