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Complete the sentences with the present continuous or present simple.
I (not watch) horror ﬁlms because they frighten me.
I (stay) in because the weather’s horrible.
I can’t check my e-mail because my computer (work) at the moment.
You (drink) too much coffee, you know. It’s not good for you.
I (not understand) English people on the phone.
I often (read) the paper on my way to work.
I (not know) how to speak German very well, but my brother’s ﬂuent.
‘Where are John and Diana?’‘They (sunbathe) in the garden.’
Ssh! I (listen) to the news.
Jim is really busy, he (study) for his exam tomorrow.
Complete the dialogue by putting the verbs into the correct tense.
Adam Why do you want to work in a photography shop?Barry I just like the idea.Adam (you / study / ever) photography?Barry Yes, I studied Art and Photography at Manchester University.Adam When (you / ﬁnish) ?Barry In
.Adam (you / ever / work) in a photography shopbefore?Barry Yes, last year I (work) in ‘Phil’s Photos’ for sixmonths. I sold cameras and helped customers decide what to buy. I have also worked asa photographer. I took photos of weddings for a year.Adam (you / enjoy) the work?Barry Yes, it was great.
Write questions about Barry.
‘What‘Art and Photography.’
‘Where ?’‘At Manchester University.’
‘How ?’‘Six months.’
‘ ?’‘Yes, he has.’
did Barry study?’