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