The Will-future – positive form

You will study “The Will-future” in its positive form.


The Will-future – positive form


Instructions: Read about Australia. Look at the letters in bold.

I will go to Australia soon. Its official name is the Commonwealth of Australia. It is country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands. It is the world’s sixth-largest country by total area. The neighbouring countries are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. Australia’s capital is Canberra, and its largest urban area is Sydney.

Before travelling there, I will make a little research about Australia’s economy, which is said to be the 13th largest economy and ninth highest per capita income. I will also investigate about its culture and its people.

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Getting started: The name Australia

Instructions: Read the following information about Australia:

The name Australia is derived from the Latin Terra Australis (“southern land”) a name used for putative lands in the southern hemisphere since ancient times. The earliest recorded use of the word Australia in English was in 1625 in a note of “Australia del Espíritu Santo” written by Sir Richard Hakluyt. The first time that the name Australia appears to have been officially used was in 1817. In 1824 it was agreed that the continent should be known officially as Australia.

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True of False

Instructions: Choose T (true) of F (false) for the following statements.

The name of Australia is derived from a Latin term meaning southern land.

The name was used for putative lands.

The earliest use of the word Australia was in 1625.

In 1817 it was agreed that the continent should be known officially as Australia.

Let’s study the Will Future in the positive form.

Instructions: Look at the following information about the Will future in the positive form:

We form the Will-future with the auxiliary verb Will and the infinitive of the Main Verb.

We use Will to talk about:

  1. A decision at the moment of speaking:
    • Susan: There’s a lot of traffic on the avenue

      Mary: You’re right. I will walk to school instead of taking the bus

  2. A prediction based on opinion:
    • Jesus likes to study languages. I think he will be able to speak several foreign languages.

  3. A future fact:
    • The bus will stop at the corner.

  4. For promises, requests, refusals or offers:
    • I promise, he will teach you mathematics very well.


Now, look at the structure of the sentence with auxiliary verb Will in its positive form.

SubjectAuxiliary Verb WillMain Verb in InfinitiveComplement
Shewillgoto Sidney twice a week
Wewilldrivealong the Great Ocean Road on Thursday.
Iwilltryto arrive on time
Itwillopenat seven.


Now let’s see how it would look using contractions.

SubjectMain Verb in InfinitiveComplement
She’llgoto Sidney twice a week
We’lldrivealong the Great Ocean Road on Thursday.
I’lltryto arrive on time
It’llopenat seven.


We will visit Melbourne

Instructions: Drag and drop the words to make logical positive sentences:

goMy best friendnext yearwillto Australia
theretravelIwith himwill
Melbourne and CamberraWevisitwill
one ofwillHemedicinestudyinthose cities
willHis familyvisita lothim


Will + infinitive

Instructions: Make positive sentences with will and the following prompts.

  1. I / study history at the University of Sydney. .
  2. There / be a lot of people from different places. .
  3. We / be very close friends. .
  4. A beautiful and intelligent person / be my mate. .
  5. We / get married to be happy forever. .
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Travelling to Australia

Instructions: Correct the following sentences.

  1. Many people travel to Australia next summer. .
  2. There will are many flights during the day and night. .
  3. It be very expensive to travel by plane. .
  4. There will a lot of crowded hotels in the main places. .
  5. People will has a great experience there. .
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