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    Can somebody explain the differences and the exact use of these structures for the future?
    Will-
    will be doing-
    I am doing-
    THANK YOU VERY MUCH

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    will: intention
    => I will or I intend to run the race Sunday.

    will be doing: future continuous action
    => I will be running the race Sunday.

    am doing: present fact and continuous action
    => I am running the race Sunday. It's a fact!

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    Quote Originally Posted by carla guaraldi
    Can somebody explain the differences and the exact use of these structures for the future?
    Will-
    will be doing-
    I am doing-
    THANK YOU VERY MUCH
    I will go to the cinema on Saturday.

    Normally used to express an intention that is decided at the moment of speaking.

    I will be studying for my exam all Saturday.

    Used to look at an action in progress at a particular time in the future.

    I am going to visit Stanley next week.

    Present progressive used to talk about arrangements and other planned events. Used when there has been thought or discussion before the moment of speaking.

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