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Future Perfect Progressive Tense

Verbs describing actions that will take place in the future are said to be in the future tense.  The future perfect progressive tense is used for an on-going action that will be completed at some specified time in the future. 

Examples:

In July next year, I will have been studying for 3 years.
I will have been playing poker for 30 years by then.

The future perfect progressive tense is one for four future tenses.  They are:
 
The 4 Future Tenses Example
simple future tense I will go
future progressive tense I will be going
future perfect tense I will have gone
future perfect progressive I will have been going
 
 
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