Simple Present and Continuous

Simple Present and Continuous - ◦ “He’s meeting us at...

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UNIT 2 – CAREER SIMPLE PRESENT AND  CONTINUOUS
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Express facts or things which have been true for a  long time “Britain doesn’t exports banana.” Regular occurrence and routine “He always leaves the office at 4 P.M on Fridays.” Talk about the schedules and fixed plans “My flight leaves at 7 A.M this morning.” PRESENT SIMPLE
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Describe actions which are happening right now “Peter is watching television at the moment.” Talk about personal arrangements and plans,  particularly when we know the time and place “I am leaving in half an hour.”
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Unformatted text preview: ◦ “He’s meeting us at the restaurant.” Present Continuous Verbs of having and being ◦ “be, have, need, own, belong, possess” “This suitcase belongs to me.” Verbs of perception, opinion, and thinking ◦ “believe know agree think understand smell taste feel” “I understand you” Verbs expressing emotions ◦ “like, hate, wish, want, hope” “I like computer games” Stative verb Some verbs are used in the present continuous when they describe temporary activities ◦ “What are you thinking about?” NOTE...
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