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Unformatted text preview: future. It can also show that something will happen before a specific time in the future. EXAMPLES: By next November, I will have received my promotion. By the time he gets home, she is going to have cleaned the entire house. USE 2 Duration Before Something in the Future (Non-continuous Verbs) With Non-continuous Verbs and some non-continuous uses of Mixed Verbs, we use the Future Perfect to show that something will continue up until another action in the future. EXAMPLES: I will have been in London for six months by the time I leave . By Monday, Susan is going to have had my book for a week. ACTIVE / PASSIVE Past Perfect EXAMPLES: The Post Office will have returned my package before I can pick it up. ACTIVE My package will have been returned by the Post Office before I can pick it up. PASSIVE...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course ESL -- taught by Professor -- during the Spring '08 term at Abilene Christian University.
- Spring '08