To be + going to + verb
|Predictions based on knowledge/believes |
e.g. Take this medicine and you’ll feel a lot better.
e.g. I’ll do the homework for next class.
Spontaneous decisions & offers
e.g. (Riiiiiiiiiiiiinnngggggg) I´ll answer the phone
"I think", "I´m not sure", "Perhaps"
|Plans & Intentions |
e.g. There´s a test tomorrow, so I´m going to study tonight.
Predictions based on evidence that you can see or hear
e.g. Look at the sky ! It´s going to rain
|Arrangements (positive mainly) |
e.g. My sister is visiting the doctor tomorrow morning.
e.g. My dad is retiring next month.
|Timetables (buses, trains, flights, cinema, theatre, arrivals, departures)|
e.g. The flight leaves at 7:05 tomorrow morning.
e.g. What time does the film stat tomorrow?