Nov 10, 2016

UNIT 24 • Will be doing and will have done

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  • Read about Colin. Then you have to select the sentences which are true. In each group of sentences at least one is true.

    Colin goes to work every day. He leaves home at 8 o’clock and arrives at work at about 8.45. He starts work immediately and continues until 12.30 when he has lunch (which takes about half an hour). He starts work again at 1.15 and goes home at exactly 4.30. Every day he follows the same routine and tomorrow will be no exception.
    • At 7.45
      • he’ll be leaving the house
      • he’ll have left the house
      • he’ll be at home
      • he’ll be having breakfast

    • At 8.15
      • he’ll be leaving the house
      • he’ll have left the house
      • he’ll have arrived at work
      • he’ll be arriving at work

    • At 9.15
      • he’ll be working
      • he’ll start work
      • he’ll have started work
      • he’ll be arriving at work

    • At 12.45
      • he’ll have lunch
      • he’ll be having lunch
      • he’ll have finished his lunch
      • he’ll have started his lunch

    • At 4 o’clock
      • he’ll have finished work
      • he’ll finish work
      • he’ll be working
      • he won’t have finished work

    • At 4.45
      • he’ll leave work
      • he’ll be leaving work
      • he’ll have left work
      • he’ll have arrived home

  • Put the verb into the correct form, ‘will be (do) ~ing’ or ‘will have (done)’.
    • Don’t phone me between 7 and 8. (we / have) dinner then.

      • Phone me after 8 o’clock. (we / finish) dinner by then.

        • Tomorrow afternoon we’re going to play tennis from 3 o’clock until 4.30. So at 4 o’clock, (we / play) tennis.

          • A:       Can we meet tomorrow afternoon?
            B:       Not in the afternoon (I / work).

            • B has to go to a meeting which begins at 10 o’clock. It will last about an hour.
              A:       Will you be free at 11.30?
              B:       Yes, (the meeting / finish) by that time.

              • Tom is on holiday and he is spending his money very quickly. If he continues like this, (he / spend) all his money before the end of his holiday.

                • Chuck came to Britain from the USA nearly three years ago. Next Monday it will be exactly three years. So on Monday, (he / be) in Britain for exactly three years.

                  • Do you think (you / still / do) the same job in ten years’ time?

                    • Jane is from New Zealand. She is travelling around Europe at the moment. So far she has travelled about 1,000 miles. By the end of the trip, (she / travel) more than 3,000 miles.

                      • If you need to contact me, (I / stay) at the Lion Hotel until Friday.

                        • A:       (you / see) Laura tomorrow?
                          B:       Yes, probably. Why?
                          A:       I borrowed this book from her. Can you give it back to her?

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