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Present continuous and present simple.

Exercises.

Present simple or present continuous?

1. María

2. At the moment she

3. Dan

(work) for a TV station.

(travel) in the Sahara Desert.

(love) wild animals.

4. He

5. Marta

6. She

7. Dad usually

8. My parents

9. My sister

10. We

11. I never

12. I

13. My mum

(not visit) Alaska at the moment.

(not live) in Africa.

(stay) in Africa at the moment.

(cook) dinner.

(go) to Italy every year.

(walk) to school every day.

(have) lunch now.

(stay in) on Saturday evening.

(go) to the cinema now.

(not work) today.

14. Peter

(not like) rap music.

15. He

(listen) to pop music at the moment.

16. Donna usually

17. Let´s go out. It

18. Hurry up! Everybody

(go) shopping on Saturdays.

(not rain) now.

(wait) for you!

19. The sun

(rise) in the east.

20. Water

21. The water

22. I must go now. It

23. I usually

24. It

25. The moon

(boil) at 100 degrees.

(boil). Can you turn it off?

(get) late.

(go) to work by car.

(not rain) very much in the summer.

(go) round the earth.

Present simple or present continuous?

1.

Who is that man? What (want)?

he

2.

Who is that man? Why (look) at us?

he

3.

you

(believe) in God?

4.

Gilbert says he is 80, but nobody

(believe) him.

5.

Every Monday Maite practice.

(drive) her kids to football

6.

Be quiet. Arturo

(sleep).

7.

Don´t forget to take your umbrella. It

(rain).

8.

I don´t like living in England. It always

(rain).

9.

Look!. It

(snow). We are going to have a white

Christmas.

10. Maila

11. I have to go now. It

12. Right now I

13.We usually

(watch) TV every morning.

(get) dark

(spend) time with my father.

(go) to the gym on Mondays.

14. She

15. He

16. She

17. We

18. I

19. We

20. I

21. He

22. We always

23. I

24. Ray

25. I

(talk) to Pete at the moment.

(look) good in jeans.

(wear) a dress today.

(drive) on the left in England.

(not want) to go to the Cinema.

(go) dancing every weekend.

(take) a pill every day.

(speak) Dutch and Italian.

(stay) at the Village.

(need) to see the doctor.

(drink) very much coffee.

(not feel) very well.

Present simple or present continuous?

1. I

(play) cricket right now.

2. I

3. Silvia

4. Silvia

(play) cricket on Saturdays.

(cook) in the kitchen now.

(cook) for her father on Sundays.

5. Maila

(like) Chinese food.

6. Keep silent, Manolo

7.

Erik

(love) María.

(read) a book.

8. Ann

9. George

(jog) in the park today.

(want) to go outside.

10. Barbara

11.

What

(eat) chicken wings at the moment.

you

(do)? I´m sleeping.

12. How many languages

13. I

(not like) politics.

you

(speak)?

14.

15.

What

Where

you

you

(do) at the moment?

(live)?

16. I

17. Nacho

(want) to be a millionaire.

(not wear) a tie today.

18. Jesus is in Amsterdam this week. He at the Hilton.

(stay)

19. Look! Miguel

20. Lili is rich, she

21. Once a week, I

22. I

(jump) into the water.

(drive) a Mercedes.

(go) to my yoga lessons.

(think) you´re amazing.

23. Bea sometimes

24. We never

25. Listen! Blanca

(read) comics.

(watch) TV in the morning.

(sing) in the bathroom.

Present simple or present continuous?

1. Look! The boys

2. Every day Ayla

3. Sofía usually

4. Bob

(come) home.

(go) for a walk.

(help) in the kitchen.

(make) breakfast now.

5. I

(chat) with my sister at the moment.

6. It never

(rain) in Valencia.

7. Don´t bother me now. I

(work).

8. They

9. I

(swim) at the moment.

(play) chess with my friend.

10.

Look! He

(leave) the house.

11.

Quiet please! I

(write) a letter.

12.

I

(not do) anything at the moment.

13.

he

(watch) the news regularly.

14.

I

(work) as an accountant.

15.

Eli

(work) eight hours a day.

16.

I

(know) him very well.

17.

My wife

(have) coffee at the moment.

18.

you

(meet) your friend now?

19.

Sandra

(work) on her project at the moment.

20.

Milie

(work) in a restaurant?

21.

He

(wear) a T-shirt and shorts today.

22.

Carlos

(like) fruits and vegetables.

23.

Cristina

(have) long blond hair.

24.

What´s that noise? Someone

(play) the piano.

25.

She often

(talk) to herself.