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Present Simple- Present Continuous Exercises 1
Date 27/12/2008 13:32  Author detail  Hits 6469  Language Global
 I. Put the verbs in brackets into the appropriate form of the Present Simple or Present Continuous Tense.
Tom is an athlete. Every morning he .........................................../run! ten laps round the park.

I. It usually........................................... /rain/ at this time of the year but today the sun.........................................../shine/ brightly.
2. I ........................................... /see/ my dentist tonight.
3. What you........................................... /prepare/ for dinner? It smells delicious.
4. Diane, you really should cut on sweets. You........................................... /getl fatter every time we meet.
5. This hat........................................... /not suit/ the dress I've just bought.
6. My sister .........................................../like/ English a lot but she.........................................../not enjoy/ Maths and Chemistry.
7. Who ……………………….drive/ that Mercedes that's parked outside?
8. I really ………………………./not think/ that wall colour is the biggest problem now!
9. I'm afraid you can't see Rebecca now. She ………………………./have/ lunch with her fiance.
10. The light from the Sun………………………. /take/ about eight and a half minutes to reach the Earth.
11. This week we ………………………./send/ all the mail by couriers because the Post Office
is on strike.
12. John ………………………./not come/ here tonight. He ………………………./work/ all night.
13. Now you can be sure that summer is near. It ………………………./getl hotter and hotter every day.
14. My sister never………………………. /clean/ her bedroom, in fact she ………………………./hardly/ dol any housework.
15. A: What………………………. your brother-in-law ………………………./do/ for the living?
B: Oh, this and that, you know, he………………………. /not have/ any permanent job.
16. We………………………. /move/ house next week and the removal company………………………./come/ at 5 o'clock this afternoon.
17. A: Why you ………………………./taste/ the stew?
B: To see if it………………………. /need/ any spices.
18. A:Jake………………………. /seem/ to be rather nervous.
B: Well, he………………………. /appear/ in the evening TV news, that's why.
19. We haven't made any serious plans for the summer holidays, but we  ………………………./think/ to visit Majorca this year.
20. Louise, why ……………………….you always ………………………./ leave/ your dirty coffee
mug on my desk? It's really irritating.
21. Life is so difficult! Unemployment rate………………………. /get/ higher, prices………………………. /get/  higher, everything ………………………./get/ higher, only our salaries are still the same!
22. Brenda is away this week. She ………………………./do/ a nursing course in Coventry.
23. Let's go over there! They ………………………./feed/ the seals.
24. My Indian friend Vishnu………………………. /think/ it is wrong to eat meat.
25. ……………………….you ………………………./know/who this watch ………………………./belong/ to?
26. Joan is downstairs in the kitchen. She ………………………./have/ breakfast.
27. A: What………………………. your mother ………………………./do/ now?
B:The thing that she really………………………. /hate/ - she ………………………./iron/clothes.
28. My husband's sense of direction is not very good. Actually he………………………. /get/ lost very easily.
29. Our old refrigerator has broken down completely and we ………………………./look for/ a new one.
30. Mary ………………………./do/ the shopping and she'll be back in about half an hour.
31. I am not at all a religious person and I ………………………./not believe/ in reincarnation, ghosts or life after death.
32. This is a historic moment. The President's car ………………………./just arrive/ in front of the palace.
33. This is only a temporary job. I………………………. /help/ in the restaurant until they find a new chef.
34. I'm so excited! Loma ………………………./come/ round to see us tonight.
35. Excuse me, what time ………………………./the train/ to Manchester ………………………./leave/?
36. This new game is sensational - as soon as you ………………………./finish/ a level,
you………………………. /get/ something completely different to do.
37. The midnight sun phenomenon is amazing! Just imagine the sun ………………………./not set/ for six months I
38. I ……………………….often /walk/to work when the weather is fine.
39. Public transport ………………………./become/ more and more expensive nowadays.

 
 ANSWER KEY
PRESENT SIMPLE - PRESENT CONTINUOUS
runs;
I I. rains / is shining; 2. am seeing; 3. are you preparing; 4. are getting; 5. doesn't suit;
6. likes / doesn't enjoy; 7. drives; 8. don't think; 9. is having; 10 .takes; 11. are sending;
12. isn't coming / is working; 13. is getting; 14. cleans I hardly does; 15. does your brother-in-law do /
doesn't have; 16. are moving / is(are) coming; 17. are you tasting / needs; 18. seems / is appearing;
19. are thinking; 20. are you always leaving; 21. is getting I are getting I is getting; 22. is doing; 23.
are feeding; 24. thinks; 25. do you know / belongs; 26. is having; 27. is your mother doing I hates I is
ironing; 28. gets; 29. are looking for; 30. is doing; 31. don't believe; 32. is just arriving; 33. am
helping; 34. is coming; 35. does the train ... leave; 36. finish I get; 37. doesn't set; 38. walk; 39. is
becoming;
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