I. TheoryConveying the future tense in German is similar in its construction to English. Where English speakers use the auxiliary verb will, Germans use a conjugated form of werden + an infinitive. As with other tenses in German, the future can represent various nuanced forms found in English.
|Ich werde sprechen.|
I will speak.
I will be speaking.
I am going to speak.
Here, we see how werden is conjugated in the present tense: