Unit 7.1


Be going to

Verb Phrase

Be going to es una estructura que se refiere al futuro.

Afirmativo

Su estructura, en la forma afirmativa, es:
Subject + to be + going to + verb + …

  • La forma abreviada del afirmativo es igual que la forma abreviada de to be: I’m – you’re – he’s…
SubjectTo Begoing toVerb
Iamgoing towork
Youaregoing towork
Heisgoing towork
Sheisgoing towork
Itisgoing towork
Wearegoing towork
Youaregoing towork
Theyaregoing towork

Negativo

Su estructura, en la forma negativa:
Subject + to be + not + going to + verb + …

  • La forma abreviada del negativo es igual que la forma abreviada de to be: I’m not – you’re not/you aren’t – he’s not/he isn’t…
SubjectTo Be + notgoing toVerb
Iam notgoing towork
Youare notgoing towork
Heis notgoing towork
Sheis notgoing towork
Itis notgoing towork
Weare notgoing towork
Youare notgoing towork
Theyare notgoing towork

Interrogativo

Su estructura, en la forma interrogativa, es:
To be + subject + going to + verb + …?

To BeSubjectgoing toVerbQuestion
Mark
AmIgoing towork?
Areyougoing towork?
Ishegoing towork?
Isshegoing towork?
Isitgoing towork?
Arewegoing towork?
Areyougoing towork?
Aretheygoing towork?

Afirmativo

  • I am going to the shop this weekend.
  • When he grows up, he is going to be the boss.
  • We are going to visit your company today.

Negativo

  • I am not going to the shop this weekend.
  • When he grows up, he is not going to be the boss.
  • We are not going to visit your company today.

Interrogativo

  • Am I going to the shop this weekend?
  • Is he going to be the boss when he grows up?
  • Are we going to visit your company today?

Podemos usar be going to cuando queremos expresar intenciones y planes para el futuro.

NOTA: Podemos usar gonna en vez de going to en contextos informales.

Be going to se refiere a intenciones fuertes y planes para el futuro.

  • Afirmativo: Subject + to be + going to + verb + …
  • Negativo: Subject + to be + not + going to + verb + …
  • Interrogativo: To be + subject + going to + verb + …?

Por ejemplo:
— Afirmativo: «I am going to go to work
— Negativo: «I am not going to go to work, I am going to the shop
— Interrogativo: «Are you going to work?»

Vamos a revisar este contenido dentro de la sección {Form}. Echa un vistazo a la sección {Example} que muestra su uso en contexto.

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