Category: English tenses

Present continuous - put a verb into a suitable form.

Put each verb in brackets into the present continuous.

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Please use short forms e.g. haven't instead of have not in negative statements and use long forms in positive statements e.g. I am instead of I'm.

1. Oh, it (start) to rain again.2. I (read) a really good book now.3. Excuse me, but I can't talk now. I (expect) guests.4. Turn the TV off. Nobody (watch) it.5. It has been raining for a week, but fortunately the weather (begin) to improve.6. Guys, what (happen) here? Nothing, we're just playing football.7. You look upset. What (go on)?8. Keep on like that son. You (do) very well.9. I earn a lot, but my salary (still rise).10. I feel my English (get) better and better.11. After yesterday's quarrel we (not speak) to each other.12. Could you be quiet? I (try) to work.13. This week I (work) in the other building.14. I (look) for Kate. Do you happen to know where she is?15. We've won some money, so we (build) a new house.