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Present Simple and Continuous affirmative form

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Present Simple and Present Continuous

 

The simple present tense

The simple present tense is used for two main types of action:

Habits

Actions which happen regularly (for example, every day or every week) Toni goes to class every day.

States

Things which do not often change (for example, opinions and conditions) Martin likes chocolate

 

The present continuous tense

The present continuous tense is used for two main types of action:

A temporary action happening now

Something which is going on right now (but it will stop in the future) Sonia's working in the library.

A definite plan for the future

Something we intend to do, usually in the near future : I'm playing soccer tomorrow.

 

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Write the vebs into the correct form Present Simple or Present Continuous

 

1- Froggy   in the pond. Today she  with her friends because they are very happy. cutecolorsfrogani1.gif - frog

2- Sally  a bath at the moment cutecolorsbaby1c.gif

3- The sisters always  the housework on Friday cutecolorschores10.gif

4- Phil  cooking!!! Today he  pasta. cutecolorschores5.gif 

5- It . Carl and Anna  outside. cutecolorswin3b.gif

6- The panda bears  cutecolorspanda5.gif

7- Christmas  in December. cutecolorswinter1ani.gif

 

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Read and put the verb in the correct verb tense.

 

Sam  (lives) in Bombal, a small town in Argentina. He usually  (get up) at seven o'clock because he  (go) to school in the morning. After school he  (meet) his friends. Then they  (play) football or  (watch). But now they are on holidays. Sam  (enjoy) the summer. He  to the swimming pool. Look at him!!! He  (swim)

 
 
 
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