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.

This unit is organized as unit 4, but it covers the four Past tenses: Past Simple, Past Continuous, Past Perfect and Past Perfect Continuous. For every tense, there is an explanation of its form and usage, some typical errors made by students and activate stage teaching ideas. Once again, the teaching ideas provided are a major plus and will certainly be applied.In this unit, I learned about the different teaching groups and how to approach each one, For instance, teaching a children involves lots of repetition, a slower and more clearly pronounced delivery, and higher pitch and exaggeration. Also, a business class may have students from all different ages and you need to find out what they need and about their company.

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