English IV -Worksheet # 3 Student Name: _________________________________ Group: ________ Here are some differences in how we use the simple present and the present continuous: Simple present Present continuous For permanent situations She lives in Quarry Bay. For temporary situations She is staying in the Kowloon Hotel. For repeated actions not connected to the moment of speaking She takes dancing lessons on Monday evenings. For repeated actions connected to the moment of speaking She is taking dancing lessons now but before she took Putonghua lessons. For future events in an itinerary We arrive in Shanghai at 2.30 p.m. For planned future events We are going to Shanghai next week. For illnesses/physical states I have a cold./My head aches . For physical states only My head is aching . For preferences/opinions I love pizza. For feelings we are experiencing now I am enjoying every bite of this delicious pizza. A- Complete the sentences with the correct forms of the verbs in brackets. Use the simple present or the present continuous tense.
- Summer '18
- Grammatical tenses, Romance languages