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

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

This pole ... 2 metres.

Question 8

Today's breakfast ... milk and cornflakes.

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

I ... if she'll come.

Question 14

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

Question 15

What ... about my idea?