He is going to be reciting the holy religious text.

  1. Is 'going' used here intransitively?

2.Is 'going' the main action verb here & 'is' auxiliary verb?

3.Is 'be reciting' gerund?

4.Is 'to' used as preposition here & not as part of infinitive?

5.There is no infinitival clause here, right?


"Is going to" is a set phrase for the modal verb will. 'Recite' is the main action verb. 'Be reciting' is the progressive tense. So, "Be going to/will be reciting" denotes the future progressive tense.

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