Afrikaans Future

This is a list of verbs in the future tense in Afrikaans. First let's start with the raw format before conjugating the verbs to the future form. Make sure to compare this table and the one below it.

To see: om te sien
To write: om te skryf
To love: om lief te hê
To give: om te gee
To play: Om te speel
To read: Om te lees
To understand: Om te verstaan
To have: Om te hê
To know: Om te weet
To learn: Om te leer
To think: Om te dink
To work: Om te werk
To speak: Om te praat
To drive: Om te bestuur
To smile: Om te glimlag
To find: Om te vind

These samples show how the verbs above are conjugated in the future tense in a sentence which includes all the object pronouns (I, you, she...).

I will see you: Ek sal jou sien
I will write with a pen: Ek sal met 'n pen skryf
You will love apples: Jy sal van appels hou
You will give money: Jy sal geld gee
You will play tennis: Jy sal tennis speel
He will read a book: Hy sal 'n boek lees
He will understand me: Hy sal my verstaan
She will have a cat: Sy sal ’n kat hê
She will know you: Sy sal jou ken
We will want to see you: Ons sal jou wil sien
We will think about you: Ons sal aan jou dink
You (plural) will work here: Julle sal hier werk
You (plural) will speak French: Julle sal Frans praat
They will drive a car: Hulle sal ’n motor bestuur
They will smile: Hule sal glimlag

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