Simple present or present continuous

January 16, 2012pdf

Complete the following sentences using simple present or present continuous form of the verb.

1. I …………………….. a great time on this holiday.

a) am having

b) have

c) either could be used here

2. She is Italian. She …………………… from Milan.

a) comes

b) is coming

c) either could be used here

3. I ———————– TV at the moment.

a) watch

b) am watching

c) either could be used here

4. I ———————— to the mountains about twice a year.

a) go

b) am going

c) either could be used here

5. My head ……………………………..

a) aches

b) is aching

c) either could be used here

6. I …………………….. what he says.

a) do not believe

b) am not believing

c) either could be used here

7. Cows ……………………. on grass.

a) feed

b) are feeding

c) either could be used here

8. We ……………………. coming to visit you next month.

a) come

b) are coming

c) either could be used here

9. I will ring her up because I ……………………… to talk.

a) need

b) am needing

c) either could be used here

10. I ………………………. to go now.

a) want

b) am wanting

c) either could be used here

Answers

1. I am having a great time on this holiday.

2. She is Italian. She comes from Milan.

3. I am watching TV at the moment.

4. I go to the mountains about twice a year.

5. My head aches. / MY head is aching.

6. I do not believe what he says.

7. Cows feed on grass.

8. We are coming to visit you next month.

9. I will ring her up because I need to talk.

10. I want to go now.

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