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

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

Question 2

What ... about my idea?

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

I ... if she'll come.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

This pole ... 2 metres.

Question 13

Today's breakfast ... milk and cornflakes.

Question 14

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

Question 15

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