Verbal Tenses - Unit 8

LOS CURSOS DE INGLES GRATIS PREFERIDOS POR LOS HISPANOHABLANTES

 

PLEASE REMEMBER THIS: We use WILL when we decide to do something at the time of speaking; we use GOING TO when we have already decided to do something.
POR FAVOR RECUERDA ESTO:
Usamos WILL cuando decidimos hacer algo en el momento de mencionarlo; usamos GOING TO cuando ya hemos decidido hacer algo. 

EXERCISE A

Put the verb into the correct form, using WILL or GOING TO.

Examples:  
A: Why are you turning on the TV?
B: I'm going to watch (watch) the news.

A: Oh, I just realized that I don't have any money.
B: Don't worry, that's no problem. I'll lend (lend) you some.

A: Those clouds are very black, aren't they?
B: I think it is going to rain (rain).

 

1.

A: I've got a terrible headache.
B: Do you? Wait here and I 
(get) you some aspirin.

2.

A: Why are you filling that bucket with water?
B: I 
(wash) the car. 

3.

A: I've decided to repaint this room.
B: Oh, you have? What color 
(you/paint) it?

4.

A: Look! There's smoke coming out of that house. It's on fire!
B: Oh no! I 
(call) the fire department right away.

5.

A: The ceiling in this room doesn't look very safe, does it?
B: No, it looks as if it 
(fall) down.

6.

A: Where are you going? Are you going shopping?
B: Yes, I 
(buy) something for dinner.

7.

A: I can't figure out how to use this camera.
B: It's easy. I 
(show) you.

8.

A: What would you like to have: coffee or tea?
B: I 
(have) coffee, please. 

9.

A: Has George decided what to do when he finishes school?
B: Oh yes. Everything is settled. He 
(take) a vacation for a few weeks, and then he  (start) a computer programming course.

 
 

10.

A: Did you mail that letter for me?
B: Oh, I'm sorry. I completely forgot. I 
(do) it now.

11.

A: What shall we have for dinner?
B: I don't know. I can't make up my mind.
A: Come on, hurry up! Make a decision!
B: Okay. We 
(have) chicken.

12.

JESS: We need some bread for lunch.
DANY: Oh, we do? I 
(go) to the store and get some. I feel like taking a walk.
Before he goes out, Dany talks to Jane:
DANY: I 
(get) some bread. Do you want anything from the store?
JANE: Yes, I need some envelopes.
DANY: Okay, I 
(get) you some.

13.

John has to go to the airport to catch a plane. He doesn't have a car:
JOHN: Toshi, can you take me to the airport tonight?
TOSHI: Of course I 
(take) you. I'd be happy to.
Later that day Eric offers to take John to the airport:
ERIC: John, do you want me to take you to the airport?
JOHN: No thanks, Eric. Toshi  (take) me.

 

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