Simple Future Summery

Simple Future Diagram

We use Simple Future when we talk about situations and activities which will happen in the future. 


Key Words

tomorrow, tonight, next week, soon, in the future, afternoon, someday



Simple Future Use

The Simple Future is also called the Future Simple tense.

We use the simple future for:


  • a spontaneous decision

    example: Wait, I will help you.


  • an opinion, hope, uncertainty or assumption regarding the future

    example: He will probably come back tomorrow.


  • a promise

    example: I will not watch TV tonight.


  • an action in the future that cannot be influenced

    example: It will rain tomorrow.


  • conditional clauses type I

    example: If I arrive late, I will call you.