Skip to main content

Questions tagged [future-tense]

The tag has no usage guidance.

1 question with no upvoted or accepted answers
Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
7 votes
0 answers
124 views

Don't pay the ferryman, until ... future perfect?

Recently I read that Charon was a portitor, i.e., a ferryman. This got me thinking about the phrase "Don't pay the ferryman until he gets you to the other side" (Chris de Burgh, 1982) and ...
Sebastian Koppehel's user avatar