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    #1

    I am going to send him to English tuition next year.

    I am going to send him to English tuition next year.
    I will send him to English tuition next year.


    I decided to send him to tuition in the future. Can I use "I am going"?

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    #2

    Re: I am going to send him to English tuition next year.

    Yes, you can. It's the most usual of your choices. The second is not natural in most scenarios.

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    #3

    Re: I am going to send him to English tuition next year.

    And 'send him to tuition' is pretty unnatural too. You're going to send him to English classes or to an English teacher or school - any appropriate concrete noun will do.

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    Re: I am going to send him to English tuition next year.

    If you really want to use "tuition", you could say something like "I'm going to arrange for him to have private English tuition next year".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: I am going to send him to English tuition next year.

    I can accept 'I am going to send him for English tuition'.

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    #6

    Re: I am going to send him to English tuition next year.

    In AmE, I have only seen "tuition" used to refer to the money paid for some sort of class/training/education. Not the class itself.

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    Re: I am going to send him to English tuition next year.

    It works in BrE. We wouldn't say "I'm going to my English tuition tonight". We would say "I'm going to my English class/lesson tonight". However, we would say "My mum's making me have private English tuition this summer. She's worried I won't pass my exam otherwise", or similar. The money paid for it is the "tuition fee(s)".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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