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PRESENT SIMPLE OR PRESENT CONTINUOUS?

1. María ____________ (work) for a TV station.

2. At the moment she ____________ (travel) in the Sahara Desert.

3. Dan ____________ (love) wild animals.

4. He ____________ (not visit) Alaska at the moment.

5. Marta ____________ (not live) in Africa.

6. She ____________ (stay) in Africa at the moment.

7. Dad usually ____________ (cook) dinner.

8. My parents ____________ (go) to Italy every year.

9. My sister ____________ (walk) to school every day.

10. We ____________ (have) lunch now.

11. I never ____________ (stay in) on Saturday evening.

12. I ____________ (go) to the cinema now.

13. My mum ____________ (not work) today.

14. Peter ____________ (not like) rap music.

15. He ____________ (listen) to pop music at the moment.

16. Donna usually ____________ (go) shopping on Saturdays.

17. Let´s go out. It ____________ (not rain) now.

18. Hurry up! Everybody ____________ (wait) for you!

19. The sun ____________ (rise) in the east.

20. Water ____________ (boil) at 100 degrees.

21. The water ____________ (boil). Can you turn it off?

22. I must go now. It ____________ (get) late.

23. I usually ____________ (go) to work by car.

24. It ____________ (not rain) very much in the summer.

25. The moon ____________ (go) round the earth.

It _____________ (rain). 21. 13. . 10. 11. Don´t forget to take your umbrella. Who is that man? Why _____________ he _____________ (look) at us? 3. We always _____________ (stay) at the Village. We are going to have a white Christmas. Be quiet. 18. 16. 24. 22. We _____________ (go) dancing every weekend. 2 PRESENT SIMPLE OR PRESENT CONTINUOUS? 1. 7. Maila _____________ (watch) TV every morning. 19. 14. _____________ you _________ (believe) in God? 4. I have to go now. Arturo _____________ (sleep). 17. I _____________ (not want) to go to the Cinema. Look!. It _____________ (get) dark 12. 23. I don´t like living in England. 25. It _____________ (snow). Every Monday Maite _____________ (drive) her kids to football practice. Ray _____________ (drink) very much coffee. 15. 20. It always _____________ (rain). I _____________ (not feel) very well. Right now I _____________ (spend) time with my father. She _____________ (talk) to Pete at the moment. 5. I _____________ (need) to see the doctor. 9. but nobody _____________ (believe) him. 8. Gilbert says he is 80. 6. We _____________ (drive) on the left in England. I _____________ (take) a pill every day. He _____________ (look) good in jeans.We usually _____________ (go) to the gym on Mondays. Who is that man? What _____________ he _____________ (want)? 2. She _____________ (wear) a dress today. He _____________ (speak) Dutch and Italian.

14. 22. 7. 3 PRESENT SIMPLE OR PRESENT CONTINUOUS? 1. 20. 19. Maila __________ (like) Chinese food. I __________ (play) cricket right now. 21. Bea sometimes __________ (read) comics. Silvia __________ (cook) for her father on Sundays. Listen! Blanca __________ (sing) in the bathroom. . 23. I __________ (not like) politics. I __________ (play) cricket on Saturdays. 5. Keep silent. 4. 25. Look! Miguel __________ (jump) into the water. What __________ you __________ (do) at the moment? 15. 10. I __________ (think) you´re amazing. Silvia __________ (cook) in the kitchen now. Where __________ you __________ (live)? 16. 18. I __________ (go) to my yoga lessons. she __________ (drive) a Mercedes. Lili is rich. 2. 3. 12. 11. 8. What __________ you __________ (do)? I´m sleeping. How many languages __________ you __________ (speak)? 13. Ann __________ (jog) in the park today. 6. Erik __________ (love) María. 9. Manolo __________ (read) a book. 24. Barbara __________ (eat) chicken wings at the moment. Jesus is in Amsterdam this week. Nacho __________ (not wear) a tie today. We never __________ (watch) TV in the morning. He __________ (stay) at the Hilton. I __________ (want) to be a millionaire. George __________ (want) to go outside. 17. Once a week.

15. I __________ (chat) with my sister at the moment. 17. 4. 14. 9. She often __________ (talk) to herself. I __________ (know) him very well. Look! He __________ (leave) the house. __________ he __________ (watch) the news regularly. They _____________ (swim) at the moment. . Look! The boys __________ (come) home. I __________ (not do) anything at the moment. What´s that noise? Someone __________ (play) the piano. 11. It never __________ (rain) in Valencia. 7. __________ you __________ (meet) your friend now? 19. I _____________ (play) chess with my friend. 12. 10. I __________ (work) as an accountant. 18. 2. Cristina __________ (have) long blond hair. I __________ (work). Eli __________ (work) eight hours a day. Bob __________ (make) breakfast now. Don´t bother me now. 23. Every day Ayla __________ (go) for a walk. He __________ (wear) a T-shirt and shorts today. 13. 5. My wife __________ (have) coffee at the moment. 6. 8. 22. 3. Sofía usually __________ (help) in the kitchen. Carlos __________ (like) fruits and vegetables. Sandra __________ (work) on her project at the moment. 24. 25. 4 PRESENT SIMPLE OR PRESENT CONTINUOUS? 1. __________ Milie __________ (work) in a restaurant? 21. 20. 16. Quiet please! I __________ (write) a letter.

How often ………………. (make) all of her own clothes. I ………………. (not / need) it at the moment. (wake) me up. 19. 20. 23. do)? I´m sending an email. 6. What ………………. (never. 16. Elizabeth is late. Why ………………. It ………………. (you. (you. (stay) open late in Spain. Patricia ………………. I ………………. (like) this programme. often) to the Cyber café. email) you? 24. (cook) breakfast. 15. It´s very noisy! ………………. Who ………………. (visit) this place every summer? 17. give) presents at Christmas? 10. What is that smell? Something ………………. I ………………. . (make) a dress for herself. (burn) in the kitchen. ¨Hello!¨ ¨Where ………………. (you / have got) any brothers and sister? 14. You can borrow my dictionary. (your friend. 21. (go) to the shops. (like) black coffee in the morning because it ………………. open) on Wednesdays. Where ………………. Yes. This place ………………. your father) angry with you? 25. she ………………. 2. (you have) a party? 7. ¨Michael! Dinner!¨ ¨OK I ………………. (you. (you laugh)? Because I ………………. (be. (want) to dance. 5 PRESENT SIMPLE – PRESENT CONTINUOUS 1. 18. How many people ………………. Let’s go inside. 22. 3. (rain). usually. 11. John´s in the kitchen. (you. Restaurants ………………. think) about? 13. go) ?¨ 5.¨ 9. (wait) for her sister. (not go. What ………………. I (listen) to rap music when I ………………. 12. (you / go) now? I ………………. Why ………………. He ………………. At the moment she ………………. (come). 4. Sarah ………………. ………………. (study) now because I´ve got a test in half an hour.

I usually ………………. 3. (you. ……………….(have) problems with Chinese. (not like) my gym. 21. (you. enjoy Mexican food but I ………………. (flow) into the Pacific Ocean. They always ………………. think) about violence in sport? 2. (Trina. Johann and I ………………. What ………………. 15. fly) to Dublin this weekend? 20. He normally ………………. He ………………. What ………………. get) fit fast enough! 16. Christina ………………. know) how to get to Calle San Miguel? 4. What time ………………. She is a pilot. (you. Excuse me. remember) where I put my car keys?¨ ¨I ………………. (take) the bus to work. (open) on the 4th of November and ………………. (come). 6. (not want) to miss it. (think) about tonight´s party. This cake ………………. but at the moment he ………………. The art exhibition ……………….¨ . do) at the moment? 17. 12. 5. (smoke) thirty cigarettes a day. (to be) delicious. but he ………………. He usually ………………. 7. (go) to the beach every weekend. Milena is excited. The river Amazon ………………. (not understand) this question. I ………………. (work) for the Iberia airline. (save up) to buy a computer. (the next train. I ………………. ………………. 18. (try) very hard to cut down. 6 PRESENT SIMPLE – PRESENT CONTINUOUS 1. She ………………. listen) to? It sounds awful. leave)? 10. I ………………. 14. (not. 8. 9. Hurry! The bus ………………. Can you help me?¨ 19. (you. I ………………. (not enjoy) this meal at all. (think) they are on the table in the kitchen. (finish) the 15th of February. (learn) languages very fast. What ………………. (you. ¨Have you finished your homework?¨ ¨No I´ve got a problem. (work) overtime this month because he ………………. ¨………………. 11. 13.

. (practice) the piano twice a day. ¨Hurry up! We are late. (write) another report this week. because I ………………. (the Johnson´s . (have) a shower now. (think) of selling their house.¨ PRESENT SIMPLE – PRESENT CONTINUOUS 1. have)? 17. (not believe) in giving tests. 13. (live) to be about as old as humans. I ………………. The show ………………. 25. Our technology teacher ………………. Every winter. 14. 5. 11. 19. (be) more cars on the roads than ever before. Malvina ………………. ¨………………. watch) the horror film tonight on channel five?¨ ¨No. wait) outside the shop?¨ ¨Because it´s the first day of the sales. 18. 12. I ………………. Please answer the phone. She ………………. ………………. 6. 10. What ………………. The managers of the company ………………. my family ………………. have a judo class on Tuesdays. (you.go) to Italy this year? 2. 3. They ………………. (those people. (meet) regularly. How many rooms ………………. mean)? 16. (change) in November. (begin) in September. (you.¨ ¨Why?¨ ¨It ………………. (look for)my umbrella. 23. Every year the weather ………………. 7 22. (start) at 8:30 pm. Elephants ………………. (not leave) until midnight. The plane ………………. (revolves) around the earth. The moon ………………. 9. do) anything at the moment? 4. (rest) on the sofa. 24. only projects. (not rain).¨ 15. (this house. She´s tired. ………………. ¨Why ………………. (go) to Portugal for two weeks. 7. Antonio ……………….¨ ¨Wait a minute. (prefer) her coffee without sugar.¨ 8. (this word. The school year usually ………………. Silvia ………………. Nowadays there ……………….

(get) better slowly. Diana ………………. They ………………. 2. She ………………. Sandra is in Amsterdam at the moment. 7. (not enjoy) this concert so let´s go home. (always. leave) until midnight. ………………. She ………………. Jenny and her grandmother are very close. The plane ………………. I ………………. It ………………. leave) on time. He ………………. 21. 22. (always complain) about the amount of talking in the office. Aurelio ………………. Am I right? 9. The doctor ………………. (prefer) football. 8. (always. (study) photography and James ………………. (take) the day off. Let´s go out. (doubt) that you will need to take medicine. Gonzalo won´t be in the office next Tuesday. 4. (not belong)to a political party. . so she ………………. 11. (improve) slowly. It ………………. PRESENT SIMPLE – PRESENT CONTINUOUS 1. (your brothers. 25. leave) his things all over the place. Mary. (speak) three languages fluently. (work) especially hard this week. rain) now. 23. 12. He ………………. he ………………. the water ………………. We ………………. (play)in a concert next week. stay) there when she´s in Amsterdam. (boil) over. take) karate lessons this year? 13 Martin ………………. My boss ………………. (practice) the piano regularly. Salvador is interested in politics but he ………………. (not. 24. ¨How is your English?¨ Not bad. 10. Joshua´s very untidy. (phone) one another once a day.(stay) at the Lions Hotel. 6. (think) this is your key. She ………………. (not. (always. (look) for work as a translator. He is still ill but he ………………. 5. It ………………. The train is never late. 8 20. 3. I want to turn off the gas. Hold on a second.

(usually. (you. paint) it every two years. Cat is on Holiday in France. (works) overtime this month because he (save up) to buy a computer. 20. ¨Are you lying to me?¨ ¨Of course not. 25. 17. 23. I think Paul and Ann have an argument. 18. (try) very hard. . I ………………. understand) the difference between Present simple and Continuous? Not yet. (not. want) to come back. She ………………. (you. ¨How is your new job?¨ ¨Not so good at the moment. She ………………. (not. (never. She ………………. (read)a novel by Esther Hicks right now. (never lie). 19. (not. but I ………………. They ………………. Angela has just started evening classes. (learn) German. 9 14. enjoy) it very much. How often ………………. ………………. 22. 21. I ………………. ¨Do you read books in English?¨ ¨Yes. I want to lose weight. speak)to each other. ………………. (not eat) lunch. He ………………. (he phone) you every week? 24. so this week I ……………….¨ 15. (have) a great time and ………………. in fact I ………………. visit) us on Sundays. paint) your house? We ………………. 16.

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