Simple present for future events
Most students understand the simple present form is used to discuss facts, habits, and routines.
-I brush my teeth every day.
-He listens to classical music in the morning.
-The Earth is round.
However, the simple present can be used to speak about future events that are definitely scheduled.
The flight leaves at 2 pm tomorrow.
Your class begins at 9 the next week.
Since we are talking about a fixed schedule, we can use the simple present to discuss future events.
Can you think about other examples of using simple present for future events?