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    Future perfect / Future prog?

    Hi, which one is correct please?


    1) By the end of next week, she will be finishing.all her exams.


    2) By the end of next week, she will have finished.all her exams.
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    Re: Future perfect / Future prog?

    I go for 2, but I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Future perfect / Future prog?

    For me, both can work, but they have different meanings. In the second, the exams will be completed; in the first, the process will still be ongoing.

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