The Future Tenses - 'Going To' Future - Structure and Usages


The 'going to' future tense is used to indicate future plans with intentions and predictions based on evidence. It is a very common future tense used in both spoken and written English.

Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching. This convenient, highly structured design means that you can quickly get to grips with each section before moving onto the next.

That was a very challenging unit because of considering every detail of pronunciation and phonics is very difficult. This is because it is something so intricate and accurate there is room for many errors. For example, understanding the phonic alphabet is very important when trying to explain to a new english learner the different sounds of a word to pronounce it correctly.This unit 15 deals with evaluation and testing. It lists the number or ways to assess a student?s language level particularly focussing on tests. It explains the type of tests (placement, progress, diagnostic, practice and general external examinations, as well as the Cambridge assessments). I found this unit very helpful as it explains all the differences among tests.