Future Simple Tense

In this tutorial you will learn about the Future Simple Tense and its application with practical example.

                                                                          Future Simple Tense

In this tutorial, we will learn about  Future Simple Tenses


Before starting with this tutorial we assume that you are best aware of the following  topics:

  • Nouns.
  • Pronouns.
  • Verbs.
  • Adjectives.
  • Adverbs.
  • Prepositions.
  • Conjunctions.
  • Interjections.

What Future Simple Tense?

Future Simple  Tense is  an action that we have not started at the time of we are  speaking ,Tense that’s used to talk about things that haven’t happened yet. It will be start e.g He will buy a new car.He will be engaged soon.

Future simple tense refers to:

  1. An action that we have not started doing at the time of speaking: He will buy a new car.
  2. An action that we plan to do in coming time: I will get married in next month.
  3. A prediction in terms of action/event/state: I think he will take maths subject.
  4. An expected action: If you water a plant regularly, it will grow faster.


S              +             WILL/SHALL       +             V1           +             O.

I                            shall                           write                a novel.
We                       shall                           write                a novel.
You                      will                             write                 a novel.
They                    will                             write                 a novel.
Boys                    will                             write                 a novel.
He                        will                            write                  a novel.
She                      will                            write                   a novel.
It                           will                           write                   a novel.
Ravi                      will                           write                   a novel.


S              +             WON’T/SHAN’T                               +             V1           +                O.

I                                        shan’t                                   write                     a novel.
We                                    shan’t                                   write                     a novel.
You                                   won’t                                    write                     a novel.
They                                 won’t                                    write                     a novel.
Boys                                 won’t                                    write                     a novel.
He                                     won’t                                    write                     a novel.
She                                   won’t                                    write                     a novel.
It                                        won’t                                    write                     a novel.
Ravi                                   won’t                                    write                     a novel.

WILL/SHALL       +             S              +             V1           +             O.?

Shall                                       I                               write                     a novel?
Shall                                       we                           write                     a novel?
Will                                         you                         write                     a novel?
Will                                         they                        write                     a novel?
Will                                         he                           write                     a novel?
Will                                         she                         write                     a novel?
Will                                         it                             write                     a novel?
Will                                         Ravi                        write                     a novel?

WON’T/SHAN’T                               +             S              +             V1           +                O.?

Shan’t                                   I                               write                     a novel?
Shan’t                                  we                           write                     a novel?
Won’t                                   you                         write                     a novel?
Won’t                                   they                        write                     a novel?
Won’t                                    he                          write                     a novel?
Won’t                                    she                        write                     a novel?
Won’t                                    it                            write                     a novel?
Won’t                                   Ravi                        write                     a novel?


  1. I, we –              shall
  2. Other subjects – will

NOTE: According to modern English rule, we can use WILL with I and WE also. It means if we do not use SHALL, it would not be considered as a grammatical mistakes.

In this tutorial we have learn about the Future Simple Tense and its application with practical example. I hope you will like this tutorial.