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Category: English tenses

Present simple or present continuous?

Put each verb in brackets into the present simple or 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. She wants to work in London, so she (learn) English very diligently.2. Kate (live) in Warsaw, like her all family.3. He (always do) shopping after work.4. Most days she (finish) school at 5.5. So, you're looking for a room. I (recommend) you this one.6. This problem must be solved. I (agree).7. We usually go to school by car, but today we (walk) on foot.8. Tom, you haven't done your homework again. You (always forget) about it!9. It's a difficult situation. What (you suggest)?10. What (you usually do) at weekends?11. Every time I (see) you I feel wonderful.12. Come on Mike. Everybody (wait) for you.13. John is never glad. He (always complain).14. Until I find a better flat, I (live) here.15. I (get) hungry. Let's go to McDonald's.