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 - Fill in the blanks using the present continuous form.
 
                                                                                          
Mary  her hands.     They  over the toy.      Sarah  on her coat.
        (to wash)                                 (to fight)                                       (to put)
 
                                                              
The student  his hand.  The girl  the table          Tom  his drawing.
                   (to raise)                               (to set)                                    (to show)
 
    
 
- What are they doing?
 
          1.   He  for the bus. (to wait)
 
          2.  The girls . (to dance)
 
         3.   He  water. (to drink)
 
           4.    She . (to slide)
 
        5.  He  the house. (to clean)
 
        6.  The boy  the tree. (to climb)
 
        7.  He  dinner. (to cook)
 
        8.  The man  in the ocean. (to swim)
 
 
 
    
 
 
- We use the Present Continuous for :
          * Actions that are happening at present (not necessarily at this moment)
          * Future arrangements
          * Regular actions with a negative sense.
     Mark the correct option.
 
    1. I am studying Spanish this semester. 
    2. My parents are going to Italy next month.
    3. My baby sister is always crying!
    4. Shhh! Dad is watching the news.
    5. My big sister is always complaining about something!
    6. I am reading a very good book.
    7. Pedro is studying hard for his exams.
    8. We are going on holiday next week.
    9. I am not going to the beach because it is raining.
    !0. We are visiting grandma next weekend.