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

This pole ... 2 metres.

Question 2

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

Question 3

I ... if she'll come.

Question 4

Today's breakfast ... milk and cornflakes.

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

What ... about my idea?