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    PRESENT SIMPLE OR PRESENT CONTINUOUS
 
 
 
1. Put the following sentences into the NEGATIVE FORM (USE CONTRACTED FORM):
 
 
a. I live in the USA.                                                                 b. Mary eats breakfast at 7:00 am.
                                                    
 
c. We go to the shopping mall once a week.                              d. I have one brother and two sisters.
                      
 
e. Sarah and Joe are cleaning the house tomorrow.                    f. My friend is working at the bank.
                  
 
 
2. Now, you have to rewrite the sentences into the INTERROGATIVE FORM:
 
a. Mary does her homework in the morning.                                            b. Your classmates usually play soccer at 8pm.
                                      
 
c. Your mother is listening to music in the bedroom now.                          d. The athletes are exercising in the park tomorrow morning.
                      
 
e. Our neighbors take out the garbage twice a week.                                e. Liza and her brother always wash the dishes after dinner.
                          
 
3. Put the sentences into the AFFIRMATIVE FORM (DON'T USE CONTRACTIONS):
 
a. I am not playing soccer with Bob tomorrow.                                             b. The teacher is not reading a book now.
                                                   
 
c. Melissa doesn't usually clean the house on Fridays.                                         d. Their friends don't go shopping at night.
                                           
 
e. Mary doesn't do the laundry in the afternnon.                                                f. Martin and Sue don't take a nap on Sundays.
                                                     
 
4. Give the correct SHORT ANSWER. Follow the models.
 
 
   Is Martin taking a shower? No, he isn't. He is walking the dog. 
Do Mary and Peter make dinner? Yes, they do.
 
 
 
 
 
a.   Does Ann like to cook? Yes,           b.  Is Daisy reading a book? Yes,
 
 
 
c.  Is Mike listening to music?           d.Does Tom check e-mails every day? Yes,
 
 
e. Is Rick eating breakfast?                        f.  Does Linda study in the morning? Yes,
 
 
g.  Do Beth and Bill watch TV after dinner?      h. Is Leslie playing soccer?
 
 
i.    Is Allan cleaning the house?   j.Is Tom taking a bath?