Category: English tenses

Present simple or present continuous?

Read the questions below and decide which answer best fits each space.

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Question 1

What's wrong with her today? She ... so arrogant.

Question 2

Will you join us, John? We ... a delcious meal. Sorry, but I ... meat.

Question 3

This pole ... 2 metres.

Question 4

Your story ... likely. I ... you.

Question 5

The castle I ... you is the oldest one in this part of the country.

Question 6

I ... if she'll come.

Question 7

The bathroom scales ... that I ... 80 kg.

Question 8

Today's breakfast ... milk and cornflakes.

Question 9

The sound of rain ... me to fall asleep.

Question 10

He ... giving uop his job. It would be a pity to lose such a good employee.

Question 11

Shut up, will you? You ... me mad.

Question 12

What ... about my idea?

Question 13

Have you heard? John ... about moving abroad.

Question 14

Don't disturb me. I ... the area of my room.

Question 15

I've broken up with Jack and that's why I ... so depressed. Oh, I ...