Pick & mix 1a Present Simple vs Continuous

present tense
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present tense
Read the short explanation and examples
Then do the Quiz.

Slide 1 - Tekstslide

present simple
We use this for things in general or things that happen repeatedly 

Water boils at 100 degrees celsius.
Excuse me, do you speak English?

It doesn't rain very much in summer.
What do you usually do at weekends?
I always get hungry in the afternoon.
Most people learn to swim when they are children.



present continuous
We use this for things hapening at or around the time of speaking.

The water is boiling. Can you turn it off?
Listen to them. What language are they speaking?
Let's go out. It isn't raining now..
I'm  busy. What are you doing?
I am getting hungry. Let's go and eat.
I want to work in Italy. That's why I am learning Italian.

Slide 2 - Tekstslide

Multiple choice questions
Choose the correct answer

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

Water is boiling/boils at 100 degrees
A
is boiling
B
boils

Slide 4 - Quizvraag

Look! That man tries/ is trying to break into your house
A
tries
B
is trying

Slide 5 - Quizvraag

A. I usually go to work by car.
B. I am usually going to work by car
A
correct
B
correct

Slide 6 - Quizvraag

She is very good at languages. She speaks/ is speaking 4 languages
A
is speaking
B
speaks

Slide 7 - Quizvraag

Hurry up! Everybody waits/ is waiting for you.
A
is waiting
B
waits

Slide 8 - Quizvraag

My daughter ----------- at the moment.
A
does not work
B
is not working
C
do not work

Slide 9 - Quizvraag

I ---------- where he lives.
A
doesn't know
B
don't know
C
am not knowing

Slide 10 - Quizvraag

Look! That man -------------- us.
A
watches
B
watching
C
watch
D
is watching

Slide 11 - Quizvraag

------------ football every weekend?
A
Are you playing
B
Does you play
C
Do you play

Slide 12 - Quizvraag

Jonathan ------------- away two or three times a year
A
usually is going
B
usually goes
C
goes usually
D
is usually going

Slide 13 - Quizvraag

Open questions
write the correct answer

Slide 14 - Tekstslide

Normally, I ----------- (go) to work by car.

Slide 15 - Open vraag

She is in London at the moment. She --------- (stay) at the Tower Hotel.

Slide 16 - Open vraag

My son usually ------------ (call) me on Fridays, but he didn't last week.

Slide 17 - Open vraag

Look outside! It ---------- (snow) hard.

Slide 18 - Open vraag

They ---------- (wear) shorts in summer.

Slide 19 - Open vraag

Any questions
Ask your teacher!

Slide 20 - Tekstslide