1．构成：shall / will + 动词原形
►. He will graduate from the college next year.
►. We shall finish our work as quickly as possible.
I. be going to do something. 打算做某事。 （美国口语中常读作be gonna）
►. I"m going to buy a new coat this fall.
[be going to与will的对比：下列情况须用will ]
►. I"ll be sixteen years old next year.
►. It will be the 20th of August tomorrow.
►. When he comes, I will give him your message.
II. be + to do sth.表示计划安排做某事或用来征求意见。
►. Am I to take over his work?
►. We are to meet at the gate.
III. be about to do sth. 即将做某事。
►. The talk is about to begin.
be on the point of doing sth. 正要做某事
set out to do sth. 着手做某事
set about doing sth. 开始做某事
1. - "The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7 o"clock."
- "But ________ a delay."
A. it will be B. there"d be
C. there will be D. there is
2. He"ll leave for Paris before you ________ next week.
A. will come back B. will be back
C. come back D. came back
3. Our next meeting ________ on 1st December.
A. has been held B. will hold
C. is to be held D. is holding
4. Where ________ a will, there is a way.
A. there will have B. has been there
C. there is D. there has been
5. It ________ be Wednesday tomorrow.
A. is going to B. will C. is about to D. is to
1. C 2. C 3. C 4. C 5. B