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Korean grammar - The future base with 겠

The future base with 겠

We have previously seen the past base conjugation that can be used in many verb ending patterns.

-- For instance the past base (from 하다 - 'to do') can be used with the end 지요 giving 했지요. So for example 공부했지요? (He studied, didn't he?)

The future base form can be used in a similar manner.

The future base is formed by added the future suffix to the Verb stem.

-- So for example 하겠 is the future base form of 하다.

And this can be used as follows: 공부하겠지요? - '(He) will study, won't he?'

그는 공부하겠지요?
(He) will study, won't (he)?
열심히 공부하면 시험에 합격하겠지요?
If (I) study hard, (I) will pass the exam, won't (I)?
내일은 비가 오겠지만 오늘은 맑아요.
It will rain tomorrow, but today is sunny.
저는 그녀에게 전화하겠지만 그녀는 대답하지 않을 거예요.
I'll call her but she won't answer.
그녀는 교훈을 배우겠지만 기억하지 못할 거예요.
She will learn (her) lessons, but (she) will not remember.
눈이 내리겠지만 모두 빨리 녹을 거예요.
It will snow, but it will all melt quickly.
그는 지금 먹겠지만 곧 다시 배가 고파질 거예요.
He will eat now, but soon he will be hungry again.
쇠고기는 주말에 비싸겠지만 지금은 싸요.
Beef will be expensive on the weekend, but it's cheap now.
버스는 느리겠지만 걷는 것 보다는 훨씬 빨라요.
The bus will be slow, but much faster than walking.

훨씬 means 'much' or 'a lot'