Informal Future in Spanish
Unlike the simple future, which uses just one word, the informal future uses a combination of the verb ir, the preposition a, and an infinitive.
Informal Future Formula
ir + a + infinitive
Compare the two forms in the table below.
|Simple Future||Informal Future|
|English||I will study a lot tomorrow.||I am going to study a lot tomorrow.|
The following examples show the informal future used with each of the different grammatical subjects in Spanish.