Future Tense Exercises with Answers (Identify Tense Name)

Future Tense Exercises with Answers: Read these 15 future tense sentences and identify the tense name.

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1. When will you publish your book?

Correct! Wrong!

will + base form

2. If he works hard, he will pass.

Correct! Wrong!

will + base form

3. Why will the gardener be watering the plants?

Correct! Wrong!

will be + base form(-ing)

4. He shall have bought the flowers for his friend.

Correct! Wrong!

will have + past participle

5. The mechanic will be fixing the water tap.

Correct! Wrong!

will be + base form (-ing)

6. They will have been decorating the hall with buntings for two hours.

Correct! Wrong!

will have been + base form(-ing) + time reference

7. She will be kneading the floor.

Correct! Wrong!

will be + base form(-ing)

8. We will have considered his claims.

Correct! Wrong!

will have + past participle

9. The watchman will be keeping watch the whole night.

Correct! Wrong!

will be + base form(-ing)

10. The soldiers will fight against the enemy.

Correct! Wrong!

will + base form

11. The host will have been entertaining the guests for two hours.

Correct! Wrong!

will have been + base form(-ing) + time reference

12. He will have achieved his goals by the end of this year.

Correct! Wrong!

will have + past participle

13. The cunning fox will be flattering the crow.

Correct! Wrong!

will be + base form(-ing)

14. The nation will have been holding festivities of freedom for many hours.

Correct! Wrong!

will have been + base form(-ing) + time reference

15. He will draw a map of the house.

Correct! Wrong!

will + base form

Answers

  1. When will you publish your book? (Simple Future)
  2. If he works hard, he will pass. (Simple Future )
  3. Why will the gardener be watering the plants? (Future Progressive)
  4. He shall have bought the flowers for his friend. (Future Perfect)
  5. The mechanic will be fixing the water tap. (Future Progressive)
  6. They will have been decorating the hall with buntings for two hours. (Future Perfect Progressive)
  7. She will be kneading the floor. (Future Progressive)
  8. We will have considered his claims. (Future Perfect)
  9. The watchman will be keeping watch the whole night. (Future Progressive)
  10. The soldiers will fight against the enemy. (Simple Future)
  11. The host will have been entertaining the guests for two hours. (Future Perfect Progressive)
  12. He will have achieved his goals by the end of this year. (Future Perfect)
  13. The cunning fox will be flattering the crow. (Future Progressive)
  14. The nation will have been holding festivities of freedom for many hours. (Future Perfect Progressive)
  15. He will draw a map of the house. (Simple Future)