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Sunday, 2 November 2014

Future Continuous Tense

As I mentioned in previous lesson “past continuous tense in Urdu” that all continuous tenses show an action that are going on. Present participle form of verb is used in sentences of all continuous tense. Each continuous tense has its own helping verb according to time of an action. Let’s us start learning our today’s lesson. Today. I am going to teach you all about “future continuous tense in Urdu”.


Definition

An action that will begin in a moment of future, will going on, for a while. And then will finished after action will be done.

Explanation

I will be teaching after a moment.

 It mean I will start teaching after a moment, I will be teaching for a while. And then I will stop teaching when the lesson is over. 

Verb and Helping Verb for this Tense

Present participle form of verb are used for this tense with helping verb “will be” or “shall be”.

Kind of Sentences

Three kinds of sentences are usually used for this tense.

  1. Affirmative Sentence
  2. Negative Sentence
  3. Interrogative Sentence


Let us deal with them one by one.

Affirmative Sentences

An affirmative sentence is a simple general statement. Neither is it a negative statement, nor interrogative. If “I” or “We” come as a subject in a sentence, we will use helping verb “shall be” with present participle form of verb to make an affirmative sentence.  “will be” is used with he, she, it, you, they and singular and plural nouns.

Examples:-

  • I shall be sleeping at 12 o’clock tonight.
  • We shall be sitting on the beach this weekend.
  • They will be waiting for us on the bus stop.
  • Ahmed will playing football this Sunday.
  • Boys will leaning their English lesson.


Negative Sentences

When we don’t want to do things and refuse them, we use a negative sentence. “not” is put between “will” and “be” or “shall” and “be” to make a negative sentence of future continuous tense. “will be” or “shall be” is used accounting to a subject of sentence.

Examples:-

  • I shall not be sleeping at 12 o’clock tonight.
  • We shall not be sitting on the beach this weekend.
  • They will not be waiting for us on the bus stop.
  • Ahmed will not be playing football this Sunday. 
  • Boys will not be leaning their English lesson.


Interrogative Sentences

An interrogative sentence is used to ask question.  “will” or “shall” always come at the beginning of the sentence, after it  subject of the sentence, then “be”. A question mark “?” is put at the end of the sentence to make a interrogative sentence of future continues tense. 

Example:-

  • Shall I be   sleeping at 12 o’clock tonight?
  • Shall we be sitting on the beach this weekend?
  • Will they be waiting for us on the bus stop?
  • Will Ahmed be playing football this Sunday?
  • Will boys be learning their English lessons?



Note: affirmative and negative sentences is begun with capital letter and is ended with full stop. Interrogate sentence is begun with capital letter and is ended with question mark “?”.

Watch and learn future continuous in Urdu/Hindi 

Future Continuous Tense in Urdu by elcinurdu