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

Today's breakfast ... milk and cornflakes.

Question 2

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

Question 3

I ... if she'll come.

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

What ... about my idea?

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

This pole ... 2 metres.

Question 15

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