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Grammar: Present Simple or Continuous
Vocabulary: Contacts
1.- Complete the sentences with the verbs from the box below in simple present or present continuous. Make any necessary changes:
INVOLVE          TAKE PART           MEET          LEARN            BE            CALL       not  WANT        SPEAK      
A) Our sales rep  very stubborn. He  to accept our new conditions
B) They   in a temporary project
C) My job  usually  emailing our customers
D) We  a new consultant tonight
E) Listen! That man  Japanese
F) Brais speaking. Who , please?
G) My colleagues  how to make interactive activities right now
2.- Choose the right auxiliary verb:
A) What  they specialize in?
B) How many subsidiaries  your company have?
C) I  attending the conference tomorrow
D)  BR solutions developing a new software to help manage sales?
E)  your mother work on Saturdays?
F)  you listening to me? What did I say?
G) I  believe Chinese is going to be a useful language in our market
3.- All these sentences are wrong. Correct the mistakes (There may be more than one mistake in each sentence)
A) My job consist in answering phone calls
B) Do you read that book at the moment?
C) I am wanting to deal of my email before I leave
D) Her job involve to travel around the world
E) I usually am involved on new projects
4.- Rewrite this phone conversation in the right order:
1.- Yes, of course 1.-  
2.- I'm Henry from the local newspaper 2.-  
3.- One moment, please ...I'm afraid Jeremy is busy now 3.- 
4.- Hello. Could I speak to Jeremy, please?  4.- 
5.- Yes. Who is calling, please? 5.-  
6.-  Could you tell him to phone me back? 6.- 
5.- Tick the right answer:
A) You need to talk to Bob. He deals .... new contracts                                         
   of                with
B) The main part of his job .... of phoning their customers        
  takes part     consists        involves
C) We are using a new ... to do part of our work
  subcontractor    employee       supplier
D) We are 400 members of ... at the moment
  staff                     employees
E) ... at weekends?
 Do you work        Are you working+
F) Where is Sam today? He ... a new supplier
 visits                     is visiting