Be due to

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Be due to

Be due to expresses a future action which will probably happen:
The train is due to arrive at 10:54 PM. The train is expected to arrive at 10.54 PM.

Be due to is similar to [be + infinitive plus to]:
Mick Jagger is to perform at Madison Square Garden tonight. Mick Jagger will perform at Madison Square Garden tonight.
or Mick Jagger is due to perform at Madison Square Garden tonight.


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