Futurum Samtidsform

Form

Futurum samtidsform (future continuous) består av to deler:
vanlig futurum formen av verbet 'to be' + presens partisipp (grunnform+ing)

Subjekt Vanlig futurum formen av verbet 'to be' Presens partisipp
You will be watching
I will be staying
To stay, futurum samtidsform
Bekreftende Nektende Spørrende Nektende Spørrende
I will be staying. I won't be staying. Will I be staying? Won't I be staying?
You will be staying. You won't be staying. Will you be staying? Won't you be staying?
He will be staying. He won't be staying. Will he be staying? Won't he be staying?
She will be staying. She won't be staying. Will she be staying? Won't she be staying?
It will be staying. It won't be staying. Will it be staying? Won't it be staying?
We will be staying. We won't be staying. Will we be staying? Won't we be staying?
They will be staying. They won't be staying. Will they be staying? Won't they be staying?

Funksjoner

Futurum samtidsform henviser til en uavsluttet handling eller hendelse som vil være pågående i framtiden. Futurum samtidsform brukes på flere forskjellige måter.

Futurum samtidsform kan brukes til å forestille oss selv i framtiden.

Eksempler
  • This time next week I will be sun-bathing in Bali.
  • By Christmas I will be skiing like a pro.
  • Just think, next Monday you will be working in your new job.

Futurum samtidsform kan brukes til å forutsi eller gjette fremtidige hendelser.

Eksempler
  • He'll be coming to the meeting, I expect.
  • I guess you'll be feeling thirsty after working in the sun.
  • You'll be missing the sunshine once you're back in England.

I den spørrende formen, kan futurum samtidsform brukes til å spørre høflig om informasjon om framtiden.

Eksempler
  • Will you be bringing your friend to the pub tonight?
  • Will Jim be coming with us?
  • Will she be going to the party tonight?
  • Will I be sleeping in this room?

Futurum samtidsform kan brukes til å referere til kontinuerlige hendelser som vi forventer å skje i fremtiden.

Eksempler
  • I'll be seeing Jim at the conference next week.
  • When he is in Australia he will be staying with friends.
  • I'll be eating with Jane this evening so I can tell her.

Når den er kombinert med still, henviser futurum samtidsform til hendelser som er pågående nå, og som vi forventer å fortsette i framtiden.

Eksempler
  • In an hour I'll still be ironing my clothes.
  • Tomorrow he'll still be suffering from his cold.
  • Next year will she still be wearing a size six?
  • Won't stock prices still be falling in the morning?
  • Unfortunately, sea levels will still be rising in 20 years.