Futurum perfektum (future perfect) består av to deler:
futurum (simple future) formen av verbet "to have" (will have) + hovedverbets perfektum partisipp (past participle)
|Subjekt||+ will have||+ hovedverbets perfektum partisipp (past participle)|
To arrive, futurum perfektum
|I will have arrived||I won't have arrived||Will I have arrived?||Won't I have arrived?|
|You will have arrived||You won't have arrived||Will you have arrived?||Won't you have arrived?|
|He will have arrived||He won't have arrived||Will he have arrived?||Won't he have arrived?|
|We will have arrived||We won't have arrived||Will we have arrived?||Won't we have arrived?|
|They will have arrived||They won't have arrived||Will they have arrived?||Won't they have arrived?|
Futurum perfektum henviser til en fullført handling i framtiden. Når vi bruker dette tempuset, forestiller vi oss selv i framtiden, hvor vi ser tilbake til en handling som vil fullføres på et tidspunkt senere enn nå.
- I will have been here for six months on June 23rd.
- By the time you read this I will have left.
- You will have finished your report by this time next week.
- Won't they have arrived by 5:00?
- Will you have eaten when I pick you up?