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Present Simple and Present Continuous

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They are having lunch ………
They have lunch ……….. .
We ………. arrive to school in time.
Father is repairing the car …… . I …………. help him when I have the time.
I feed this stray dog …………. .
I ………….. give him leftovers from our meals.
He is driking milk ……….. .
Do you ………… take your dog to this park?

25. Underline the correct form.
1. They are singing/sing an English song now.
2. Are they writing/Do they write letters to their friends every week?
3. Look! That dog is eating/eats your sandwich!
4. He is trying/tries to make a bird-house now.
5. My parents aren’t working/don’t work late on Fridays.
6. Why are you coming/do you come late to school so often?
26. Write the following sentences in the Present Continuous, making the necessary
changes.
Example: He drinks hot chocolate every day.
He is drinking hot chocolate now.
1. Grandpa sits in the garden every evening.
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2. Doris always washes up.
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3. Mike studies a lot every day because he wants to be the best in his class.
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4. Do these children always do their homework in the afternoon?
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5. He doesn’t eat cereals every day.
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6. Does she clean the blackboard every time she is on duty?
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27. Write the verbs in the correct tense. Choose between Present Simple and
Present Continuous.
1. The dog (bark) at the cat now.
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2. The dog often (run) after the cat.
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3. The baby (cry) a lot every day.
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4. John and Sarah (try) to build a model village now.
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5. Birds (fly) to the warm countries in autumn.
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6. Now Jean (draw) a picture for her art class.
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7. We always say “Goodbye” to our teacher when the class is over.
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8. Close that window! The wind (blow) strongly.
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28. Write the verbs in the Present Simple or Present Continuous, affirmative,
negative or interrogative.
1. You usually (eat) a lot of sweets?
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2. They (have) breakfast now?
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3. Tom (sleep) late on Sunday?
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4. He never (arrive) at school in time.
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5. My dog (not like) to sleep outside.
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6. They (comr) to visit you every Sunday?
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7. They (wake up) at nine o’clock every morning.
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8. Claire (do) her homework now?
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9. They (not sit) in the garden now because the weather is cold.
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10. He (not drink) a milkshake now, he (drink) hot chocolate.
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11. Why you always (talk) so loudly?

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12. Your mother (be) at work now?
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13. He (have) a lot of pets.
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14. What he (do) now? He (give) his dog a bath.
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15. They (not do) their homework now. They (watch) cartoons.
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16. Where you (like) to go skiing during the winter holiday? I always (go) skiing at
Predeal.
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17. Why he (run) so fast now? He (try) to catch the bus?
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18. The teacher (talk) to Pam’s mother right now. She (tell) her about Pam’s bad marks.
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19. We often (visit) the Science Museum but we never (go) to the History Museum.
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20. Listen! Someone (cry).
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21. Look! It (snow).
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22. She rarely (go) to the theatre. She (prefer) to go to the swimming pool. Then why she
(wear) such a lovely dress now?
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