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    Default How would you define the future time?

    How would you define the future time?

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    Talking Re: How would you define the future time?

    what do you want exactly?

    what sentence makes problem for you?

    in my opinion, you should clarify your question, may be other teachers will be able to help you in that way better.


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    Quote Originally Posted by matilda
    what do you want exactly?

    what sentence makes problem for you?

    in my opinion, you should clarify your question, may be other teachers will be able to help you in that way better.

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    Thank yo Matilda.

    I have a hard time in seeing what is the present time and what is the future time.

    Must tomorrow is a future time?
    What about next hour?
    What about next minute?
    What about next second?
    Are they all the future time?

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    Default Re: How would you define the future time?

    They are all future time.

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    yes, they are.
    even a second after now is future.
    don't you think so?

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    Default Re: How would you define the future time?

    To me, yes.

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    Default Re: How would you define the future time?

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    They are all future time.
    Then it follows that the next millisecond is also the future time.

    Then where is the present time?
    Is the present time just this one millisecond, not even the second one? If so, who can notice any present time at all?

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    Well, it's been a long time, Shun. How have you been?

    Quote Originally Posted by shun
    How would you define the future time?
    What do you mean by "the" future time? If you mean "future time", I'd say it's non-past and non-present.

    All the best.

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    Default Re: How would you define the future time?

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea
    I'd say it's non-past and non-present.
    May you show us some examples for illustration?

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    I don't understand your request, sorry.
    Could you rephrase your question? With examples?

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