Present Simple and Progressive – Exercise 3

Complete the text below. Use Present Simple or Present Progressive.

1. Every Tuesday, Jane _________ (drive) her kids to basketball practice. 

2. Usually, I _________(work) as a secretary at CBS, but this summer I _________(study) Spanish at a language school in Madrid. That is why I am in Madrid. 

3. Shhhhh! Be quiet! Lucas _________(sleep) . 

4. Don’t forget to take your umbrella. It _________(rain) . 

5. I hate living in Ireland because it _________(rain, always) . 

6. I’m sorry I can’t hear what you _________(say) because everybody _________(talk) so loudly.  Continue reading

Questions in the Present Tenses

Write the right question according to the marked answer. 

It can be in the Present Simple or the Present Progressive. 

Exercise 1

1) ________________________________________

John is at the park with friends .

2) ________________________________________

Yes, she is working at the office at the moment.

3) ________________________________________ Continue reading

Present Progressive – Mixed Exercise 4

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 1

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 2

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 3

Make the present continuous – positive, negative or question

1) (he / close the window)?

________________________________________  ____________

2) (I / not / buy a new cell-phone)

________________________________________  ____________

3) (the man / draw a caricature of me) 

________________________________________  ____________

4) (she / dry her hair)

________________________________________  ____________

5) (Jason / get up now)

________________________________________  ____________

6) (the puppy / grow up really fast)

________________________________________  ____________

7) (you / listen to me)? Continue reading

Present Progressive – Mixed Exercise 3

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 1

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 2

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 3

Make the present progressive – positive, negative or question

1) (she / get the present today)?

________________________________________  ____________

2) (we / save the candies for later)

________________________________________  ____________

3) (the computer / make strange sounds)

________________________________________  ____________

4) (Robert / not / look at her)

________________________________________  ____________

5) (I / bake a birthday cake)

________________________________________  ____________ Continue reading

Present Progressive – Mixed Exercise 2

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 1

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 2

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 3

Make the present progressive – positive, negative or question

1) (she / get the award today)?

________________________________________  ____________

2) (I / meet Jane for coffee at four)

________________________________________  ____________

3) (I / cut the cake)

________________________________________  ____________

4) (Sarah / not / open the box)

________________________________________  ____________

5) (we / dance Salsa this evening)

________________________________________  ____________ Continue reading

Present Progressive – Mixed Exercise 1

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 1

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 2

Practice the verbs on Quizlet 3

Make the present continuous – positive, negative or question

1) (they / work now)

________________________________________ ____________

2)  (we / win the game)

________________________________________ ____________

3) (she / not / wash her hair)

________________________________________ ____________

4) (the baby / cry)?

________________________________________ ____________ Continue reading

Present Progressive- Positive -Level 1

Make sentences in the Present Progressive from the words in brackets.

  1. It’s raining! (we / run home) 
  2. Quiet! (she / speak)
  3. (Jason / get up now)
  4. (I / give you my guitar)
  5. (they / start the party soon)
  6. (we / swim in the sea now)
  7. (I / take the dog out for a walk)
  8. Listen! (dad / call you)
  9. (they / climb the mountain today)
  10. Look! (the lion / clean / his cage)
  11. (she / come at seven o’clock)
  12. (the player / catch the ball)

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