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    will , be going to or present continuous

    Please, can someone check if these sentences are correct. Thank you in advance!

    1. He is going to study art school and become a painter. He has always wanted to be a painter.
    2. Carmelo Anthony will be the best NBA player next year.
    3. The train is leaving at 8 am on Monday. It is certain.
    4. Liverpool will win the next championship league.
    5. When I grow up, I am going to be a teacher.
    6. That bicycle driver is driving to fast. It is going to crash.

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    #2

    Re: will , be going to or present continuous

    Sentence 1 needs a preposition after study.

    In sentence 6, the subject is a rider, and it appears to refer to the person. You have to use the correct personal subject pronoun, he or she.

    The others are correct.
    I am not a teacher.

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    Re: will , be going to or present continuous

    I'm not sure that anyone could use #2 with any real degree of certainty.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: will , be going to or present continuous

    None of those events can be predicted with certainty. Any number of things could occur to prevent them from happening.

    This is a certainty:

    I will not live for ever.

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    #5

    Re: will , be going to or present continuous

    Quote Originally Posted by GoesStation View Post
    In sentence 6, the subject is a rider, and it appears to refer to the person. You have to use the correct personal subject pronoun, he or she.
    It should also be too fast, not to fast.

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    #6

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    4. Liverpool are not even in anything called a 'championship league'.

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