Adults|Grammar|Elementary|25. Be going to (plans)

Be Going to (Plans)

Elementary

What are you going to do tomorrow? Let’s talk about your plans!

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Examples

Mike is going to visit the supermarket today. He‘s not going to buy a lot, just some milk and some bread. After that, he‘s going to go to the bank.

Timeline

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Forms

+ Subject + be + going to + verb

We are going to visit our mother. She is going to bake us a pie.

— Subject + be + not + going to + verb

I am not going to change my job. He is not going to go to work today.

? (Question word) + be + subject + going to + verb

Are you going to play a game today? Which game are you going to play?

Full forms Short forms
I am going to

You are going to

He is going to

She is going to

It is going to

We are going to

They are going to

I’m going to

You’re going to

He’s going to

She’s going to

It’s going to

We’re going to

They’re going to


Usage

To talk about future plans, i.e. things we decided before speaking:

  • Are you busy tomorrow? — Yes, we’re going to see a film at the cinema together.
  • I’m going to meet some friends in town at seven.
  • They‘re not going to sell their house.

Common mistakes

Where do you going to live?

She going to buy a car.

✔️ Where are you going to live?

✔️ She is going to buy a car.

Complete the sentences using am/is/are going to

Make the sentences negative using not

Put the words in the correct order to make questions

Correct the mistakes

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Complete the sentences using am/is/are going to + the correct verb from the list

If you open the lesson plan you will be able to assign separate pages as homework or all the homework pages at once.

Урок Homework Курс
  • Theory: Be going to (plans)
  • Complete the sentences
  • Make negative sentences
  • Make questions
  • Correct the mistakes
  • Complete the sentences
  • Homework
  1. Introductory lessons|Welcome! Your Personal Track
  2. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|1. Present Tense. To be. Positive
  3. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|2. Present. To be. Negative
  4. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|3. Present Tense. To be. Questions
  5. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|4. Possessive Determiners
  6. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|5. Articles
  7. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|6. Present Simple. All Verbs. Positive
  8. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|7. Present Simple. All Verbs. Negative
  9. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|8. Present Simple. Questions
  10. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|9. Possessive's
  11. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|10. Telling the time
  12. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|11. Adverbs of frequency
  13. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|12. Can/can't
  14. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|13. Like doing
  15. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|14. Object pronouns
  16. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|15. Possessive pronouns
  17. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|16. Past Simple (To be)
  18. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|17. Past Simple: regular verbs
  19. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|18. Past Simple: irregular verbs
  20. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|19. There is/There are
  21. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|20. There was/There were
  22. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|21. Present Continuous
  23. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|22. Present Simple, Present Continuous
  24. Adults|Grammar|Elementary| 23. Countable / uncountable nouns
  25. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|24. Quantifiers
  26. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|25. Be going to (plans)
  27. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|26. Be going to (predictions)
  28. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|27. Comparative Adjectives
  29. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|28. Superlative Adjectives
  30. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|29. Adverbs
  31. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|30. Present Perfect
  32. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|31. Irregular Verbs
  33. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|32. Prepositions
  34. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|33. Am/is/are — questions
  35. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|34. I am doing
  36. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|35. Are you doing?
  37. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|36. I do/work/like etc.
  38. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|37. I don't...
  39. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|38. Do you...
  40. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|39. Am/is/are
  41. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|1. First Conditional
  42. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|2. Second Conditional
  43. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|3. First & Second Conditional
  44. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|7. Pr Perfect vs Past Simple
  45. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|8. Used to or Didn't use to
  46. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|9. To be + Past participle
  47. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|10. Defining Relative Clauses
  48. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|11. Past Simple
  49. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|12. Past Continuous
  50. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|13. Questions and Auxiliaries
  51. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|14. Conjunctions
  52. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|15. Going to