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  • 1. Present Continuous Vs. Present Simple Created by: Bobariu Liliana knowledgknowledge

2. How do we make the Tenses Present Continuous Present Simple 3. Why are you working today, Stew. People dont usually work on Sundays. I know that Tom but Im flying to Africa next week, so I want to get more money. 4. 1. for permanent situations John works in a bank. They love coffee. They have two children. I don't like swimming. 5. 2. for habits and routines with the adverbs: always, often, usually, sometimes, never I often play hockey . They usually watch TV in the evening. I sometimes go to work by car. I never do morning exercises. And you? 6. 3. with the adverbs: every day, once a week, every year, four times a month, at the weekend She goes swimming at the weekends. Sam takes a shower every day. I blow out candles once a year. 7. 4. for facts and things that are generally true. It snows in winter. Water boils at 100C. Plants die without water. 8. 5. for programs and timetables Our lessons start at 9 oclock. The football match starts at 8 p.m. The train leaves at 7.30. 9. Lets review. Use the Present Simple for: 10. 1. for permanent situations 2. for habits and routines with the adverbs: always, often, usually, sometimes, never 4. for facts and things that are generally true. 5. for programs and timetables 3. with the adverbs: every day, once a week, every year, four times a month, at the weekend 11. Give the correct form of the Present Simple of the verb in brackets 1.My Dad in Saudi Arabia. (work) 1.My Dad works in Saudi Arabia. 2. The Bible .love of money is the root of evil. (say) 2. The Bible says love of money is the root of evil. 3. She never up very early. (get) 3. She never gets up very early. 4. The concert at 6 this evening. (begin) 4. The concert begins at 6 this evening. 5. He .to Moscow once a week. (drive) 5. He drives to Moscow once a week. 12. Present Continuous Use 13. 1: for things that are happening at the moment of speaking. Julie is sleeping. Im working at the moment. Please call back we are eating dinner. 14. 2. for temporary situations, when we feel something won't continue for a long time. Im reading a really great book. Shes staying with her friend these days. Johns working in a bar until he finds a job in his field. 15. 3. with always and constantly to show our annoyance, anger and criticism He is constantly using my computer when I need it!. He is always losing his keys! You are always telling the lies. Theyre always being late. 16. 4. for definite future arrangements (with a future time word). We have already made a plan and we are sure that the event will happen in the future. Theyre coming to the party in three days. Were going to the beach at the weekend. He is flying to Jamaica tomorrow. 17. Lets review. Use the Present Continuous for: 18. 1: for things that are happening at the moment of speaking. 2. for temporary situations, when we feel something won't continue for a long time. 3. with always and constantly to show our annoyance, anger and criticism 4. for definite future arrangements (with a future time word). We have already made a plan and we are sure that the event will happen in the future. 19. Choose Present Simple or Present Continuous You (come) ________ tonight. You are coming tonight. (He / eat) _______ rice every day? Does he eat rice every day? I (work) _______ at the moment. I am working at the moment. They (not / come) __ to the party tomorrow. They arent coming to the party tomorrow. She (not / go) _____ to the cinema very often. She doesnt go to the cinema very often. He normally (eat) ____ dinner at home. He normally eats dinner at home. You (not / like) _______ chocolate. You dont like chocolate. I (clean)_____ the kitchen every day. I clean the kitchen every day.