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

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

I ... if she'll come.

Question 7

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

Question 8

This pole ... 2 metres.

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

What ... about my idea?

Question 14

Today's breakfast ... milk and cornflakes.

Question 15

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