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    #1

    will be / is going to be

    Dear teachers,

    Which form of the future should I use in the following sentences, please?

    1) He's pretty sure that he will work / will be working / is going to be working for Jackson & Co. next year as well.

    2) His next journey is going to be / will be to Australia.

    3) This time he is flying / will fly / is going to fly there from Paris after a meeting with the company's French partner.

    4) You’ll see. The moment summer is here, the garden will be / is going to be so / very beautiful!
    (which intensifier should be used here, please?)

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    #2

    Re: will be / is going to be

    1) ii is best, or iii
    2) Either; it depends on the context.
    3) i or iii
    4) i

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