Which one is correct?

  1. Heard you would be going.
  2. Heard you will be going.
  3. Heard you are going.

What differences are there?


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They are all correct, depending on the tense and the "situation" (i.e. they are auxiliary verbs: http://www.talkenglish.com/Grammar/auxiliary-verbs-will-would-shall-should.aspx )

  • You would be going to the dance, except for the fact that you have a broken leg.

  • You will be going to the dance if your leg heals by then.

  • You are going to the dance regardless of whether your leg heals.

I feel like there is a better explanation, so I would totally enjoy it if someone were to trump my answer.

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