The fundamentals of English grammar The Present Continuous Tense ??? What is she doing? She is dreaming…
The Present Continuous Tense (Настоящее длительное время) употребляется для обозначения действия, происходящего в данный момент, в момент речи или в период времени, включающий данный момент. TO BE V ing V – verb (глагол) am are is I you we they he she it NOW AT THE MOMENT
PRESENT CONTINUOUS am is are V+ing V+ing V+ing
Statements, questions and negations Отрицательное предложениеc Вопросительное предложение Утвердительное предложение Is he writing? He is writing. Yes, he is. No, he isn’t. He is not writing. Короткие ответы Short answers He is writing.
Wh-questions: Where What Why Whose Вопрос, начинающийся с When не задаётся во времени Present Continuous, т.к. в предложении речь идет именно о действии, которое происходит в данный момент. Вопрос к подлежащему (Who) Вопрос к подлежащему во времени Present Continuous задается в 3 лице ед. ч. => Who is + Ving !!! Специальные вопросы am is are подлежащее Ving
Remember! watch ing eat ing read ing study ing mak e ing com e ing driv e ing rid e ing run ing n jump ing
Present Continuous and Present Simple
like (нравится) want (хотеть) know (знать) prefer (предпочитать) need (нуждаться) love (любить) remember (помнить) understand (понимать) hate (ненавидеть) forget (забывать) believe (верить) depend (зависеть) Глаголы, НИКОГДА не употребляющиеся в форме Continuous:
Exercises Listen and write what he is doing.
What are they doing? He is talking. He is playing hockey. He is riding. They are singing. He is making a magic spell. She is dancing.
What are they doing? They are playing the piano. They are driving the car. They are playing volleyball.
What is he doing? He is reading the newspaper. He is watching TV. He is riding a horse.
/into/ Jack/ is/ water/ . /falling/ the/ Jack is falling into the water. /is/ He/ the/ putting/ into/ boat/ the/ bag/. /not/ He is not putting the bag into the boat. /is/ Kate/ ? /a/ tall/ climbing/ tree/ Is Kate climbing a tall tree? Make the sentences.
Read, look at the pictures and choose the answer. Is he running? Is he swimming? Is he sleeping? Is he eating? Yes, he is. No, he isn’t.
Open the brackets I (to go) to school now. He (to help) his father now. They (to go) to the river now. He (to sleep) now. We (to drink) tea now. My mother (not to work) at the office now. You (to work) now? I (not to sleep) now. What you (to do) now? Where they (to go) now? She (not to drink) coffee now. am going is helping are going is sleeping are drinking isn’t working Are you working am not sleeping What are you doing Where are they going isn’t drinking
Describe the picture
Describe the picture It’s 7 o’clock on Monday morning. The family is in the kitchen. Characters: Mr. and Mrs. West Grandfather Joe Cat Tommy Dog Bim
Describe the picture Characters: Mr. West Mrs. West Joe Cat Tommy Dog Bim It’s 5 o’clock on Monday afternoon. The family is in the living room.
Describe the picture It’s 10 o’clock on Sunday morning. The family is in the garden. Characters: Mr. and Mrs. West Grandfather Grandmother Joe David Cat Tommy Dog Bim
They are listening to music in the yard now. Who is listening to music in the yard now? What are they listening to in the yard now? Where are they listening to music now? They are not listening to music in the yard now. Mary is drinking an orange juice now because she is very thirsty. Who is drinking an orange juice now? What is Mary drinking now? What juice is Mary drinking now? Why is Mary drinking an orange juice now? Mary is not drinking an orange juice now because she is not thirsty. Peter and Julia are arranging the party for their younger sister now. Who is arranging the party for their younger sister now? What are Peter and Julia arranging for their younger sister now? Whom (Who) are Peter and Julia arranging the party for now? Peter and Julia are not arranging the party for their younger sister now. Put questions to the sentences and make them negative
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