- Skype teachers
- Free trial lesson
- Flexible appointments
The future I. tense or in Croatian futur prvi is a grammatical tense that we use to talk about:
1. Actions that will be performed after the moment of speaking
Početi ću učiti od sutra. - I will start to study from tomorrow.
Ići ću u shopping sljedeći tjedan. - I will go to shopping next week.
2. Narrative future (Used to express the future in the past, for an action that will happen after another action in the past)
Prije nego li će poći, sazvao je svoje prijatelje. - Before he would go, he invited his friends.
In Croatian reported speech there is no tense rules when expressing future, unlike in English (the future remains unchanged). For ex. Rekao mi je da će doći. - He told me, he would come.
The Croatian future tense can be translated into English using Simple Future Tense, Future Continuous Tense or with the phrase "going to + infinitive".
Usually it is very easy to understand when and how to use the future tense. Here are some time markers that will help you to use it properly.
|sljedeći tjedan||next week|
|sljedeći mjesec||next month|
|sljedeće godine||next year|
Večeras ću ići u kino. - Tonight I am going to the cinema.
Sljedeći mjesec ću ići u Njemačku. - Next month I will go to the Germany.
The future I. is formed by: atonic present form of the auxiliary verb "htjeti" + infinitive
|Person||raditi ( to work)|
In inversion the verb with ending in -ti, lose the letter -i. This rule is applied to the all verbs, including auxiliary verbs biti and htjeti.
|Person||the inversion of the verb "raditi"|
In the future I. tense always pay attention to endings and the changes in inversion.
4.5/5 from 3 reviews
Hello everbody, I am an experienced and teaching-passionate language professional offering tailor-made Croatian (all levels), ... General English (Elementary, Beginner's, Intermediate & Upper-intermediate level) and Russian (Elementary & Intermediate level) Conversation lessons as well as Business English. The lessons are structured ccording to student's needs with a variety of interesting topics. A range of different teaching materials is used. I tend to apply mostly visual aids as, according to my experience, they help students most in memorising new words and language structures. During the lessons we are focusing on further development of communication skills but we are also exploring vocabulary, grammar and culture. We read and discuss various texts, analyze grammatical issues, listen to conversations and songs, play games and quizzes and more than anything, we TALK! That makes conversation lessons always interesting, useful and likeable. As an open and friendly person with an international family and experience of life in other countries, I enjoy meeting people of other cultures. I would be happy to get a chance to help people all over the world to learn the languages I teach. Perhaps you as well? Welcome! Dobro došli! Добро пожаловать! Welkom! Read more
Hi! My name is Dora, I'm 24 years old and I live in Zagreb, Croatia. My native language is Croatian and I teach Croatian and English. I... love teaching and learning languages, translating, travelling, meeting new people and cultures and sharing the knowledge I have. Lessons are focused primarily on communication, enlarging vocabulary and improving grammar and pronounciation. We will adjust our lessons according to your needs and wishes. Let's get started! :) Read more
Hello, my name is Emily and I am a student curretly living in Zagreb, Croatia. I am an experienced teacher, even though young. I offer you... croatian lessons (all levels) and english lessons - A1 (Beginner), A2 (Elementary English), B1 (Intermediate English), B2 (Upper-Intermediate English) and C1 (Advanced English). During the lessons the main focus is on talking in which I intruduce you to culture ect. i like to do quizzes and fun games. Course depends on language that i am teaching you and level of teaching. Together we are adjusting our lessons by your needs and wishes. Let's get started. :D Read more