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Cómo usar WAS GOING TO

Podemos usar was/were going to para hablar de planes o intenciones que tuvimos que cambiar. Son seguidos por un verbo en su forma base.

ejemplos significado
Iwas going to go to the movies, but I was tired.
Iba a ir al cine pero estaba cansada.
I went to the movies last night.
Fuí al cine anoche.
Tenía planes de ir al cine pero cambié de opinión.


Lo hice.
My parents were going to buy a new car.
Mis padres iban a comprar un auto nuevo.
My parents are going to buy a new car.
Mis padres van a comprar un auto nuevo.
Tenían la intención
de comprar un auto nuevo
pero no
lo han hecho
todavía.


Tienen una clara
intención de
comprar un auto nuevo.
Sam wasn’t going to join us for dinner, but now he can.
Sam no nos iba a acompañar para la cena, pero ahora puede.
Sam isn’t going to join us for dinner.
Sam no nos va a acompañar para la cena.
Sam no tenía
planes de acompañarnos
para la cena, pero
cambió de opinión.

Sam definitivamente no va a ir a cenar con nosotros.

Going to a menudo se pronuncia como gonna. solamente escribimos la palabra gonna a veces en situaciones informales como un mensaje de texto.

¡Vamos a practicar!

Cuéntanos sobre un plan que haya cambiado. Usa was/were going to en una oración y compartela con los otros usuarios en los comentarios.


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October 26, 2017

18 comentarios


https://www.duolingo.com/Mizulrr

I was going to sleep early yesterday, but then I remembered that I had a Skype meeting with a friend.

October 26, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/SaNtYpR0

I was going to sleep early yesterday, but then I remembered that I had a Skype meeting with a friend.

October 26, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/SaNtYpR0

I thought I was going to go to the movies today, but then something came up, and I couldn't go. Gracias!!

October 26, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Ferynando1

I was going to do Duolingo yesterday but finally I prefered to rest in the bed

October 27, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/-SlowLearner-

I thought I was going to go to the movies today, but then something came up, and I couldn't go. Gracias!!

October 26, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/HelpfulDuo

Fantastic!

October 26, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/FredyOmar9

We need to understand the meaning more and practice them, this way we will have a good streak!

October 26, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/SaNtYpR0

We need to understand the meaning more and practice them, this way we will have a good streak!

October 26, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/SaNtYpR0

Fantastic!

October 26, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/flAVIO221747

hi

October 27, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Near_00

I was going to exonerate myself again when i failed the first time, but now i am not motivated to do it.

October 27, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/MiltonHerreria1

Me encuentro muy feliz he llegado al nivel 23 gracias a duolingo

October 27, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/uchuujinferu

I didn't understand........

October 27, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/MaryBluhm1

I thought I was going to get a good presentation tonight but somebody else screws up my job

October 29, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/CristinaGa504176

I was going to drink a beer last night but I remembered I was taking remedies.

October 29, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/brayangtr

Tengo una duda con "isn't" por qué va ese "is"?

July 22, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/AnaaG20

i was going to eat a apple

February 22, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/DennizSW

I was going to study business, but I study mining now.

April 2, 2019
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