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What is future tense?

 

Definition
 

Future tense is an absolute tense that refers to a time after the moment of utterance.

Kinds
  Here are some kinds of future tenses:
 
Generic
  Future tense is a kind of
 
Sources
 

Hartmann and Stork 1972 92

 

Mish 1991 500


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