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  • 1. TENSE
  • 2. Tense Present Tense Past tense Future Tense
  • 3. Present tense is further divided into four parts Present Tense Present indefinite Present continuous Present perfect Present perfect conituous
  • 4. Simple present Tense
    • We use simple present tense to talk about things in general.
    • Ex: Nurses look after the patients in hospitals .
    • Children like ice-cream
    • We use it to say that something happens alt he time or repeatedly or for habitual actions or dailly activities.
    • Ex: I usually go to market at weekends .
    • Paul wakes up at 5 in the morning.
    • We use to say that something is true in general.
    • Ex: The earth goes round the sun .
  • 5. Present simple
    • More examples
    • I go to school every day.
    • She speaks English fluently.
    • Sun rises in the east.
    • Paper burns easily.
    • Water boils at 100 degrees celcius.
  • 6. See the table for further clarification we use subject+base form of verb in affirmative sentences. Drives. He/she/it Drive. They Drive. We Drive. you Drive. I 1 st form of verb. sub
  • 7. THE PRESENT SIMPLE TENSE (Affirmative) He work s on his basket every day.
  • 8. The present simple affirmative
    • Children like ice-cream very much.
  • 9. Points to remember
    • Remember that we say
    • I work, but he works.
    • They teach but my sister teaches.
    • We sings but Rina sings.
    • Don’t forget the –s in 3 rd person singular
    • (e.g., he, she, or it)
  • 10. Interrogative sentences
    • We have discussed affirmative sentences earlier, now will discuss Interrogative sentences.
    • We use Do/Does to make questions.
    • Ex: Do You drive?
    • Does she sing? Etc.
  • 11. THE PRESENT SIMPLE TENSE (Interrogative)
    • DO ES HE WORK AS A DOCTOR ?
    YES, HE DOES
  • 12.
    • Do they watch T.V together?
  • 13. we use do/does +subject+base form of verb for interrogative sentences Work? It Does Work? He/she Does Work? they Do Work? We Do Work? You Do Base form of verb Sub Do
  • 14. Negative sentences
    • We use do/does to make negative sentences.
    • Ex: I don’t go to market in the evening.
    • I don’t take sugar in milk. etc.
  • 15. THE PRESENT SIMPLE TENSE (Negative)
    • SHE DO ES N’T WORK AS A DOCTOR, SHE WORK S AS A TEACHER.
  • 16. We use sub+do/does not+base form of verb for negative sentences Work. Doesn’t It Work. Doesn’t He/she Work. Don’t They Work. Don’t You Work. Don’t we Work. Don’t I Base form of verb Do/doesn’t Sub
  • 17. Some more use of Present simple
    • We use present simple when we say how
    • Often we do things
    • For ex: I don’t drink tea very often.
    • In summer John usually plays tennis once in a week.
  • 18.
    • Further we we do things by saying something. for example , when you promise to do something you can say “I promise…’, or if u suggest something then
    • You can say ‘I suggest…’ etc
    • Likewise we say I apologise…, I advice..,
    • I insist…etc.
  • 19. Practice
    • In the third person singular affirmative the verb has a final-s
    • We form the negative with don’t (doesn’t in the 3 rd person singular).
    • We form questions with Do…?(Does …?in the 3 rd person singular).
  • 20. Practice
    • We use the present simple to talk about
    • -> regular, repeated activities or situations
    • -> things that are generally or always true
  • 21. Lets do some Exercise
    • Complete these sentences with the correct
    • Forms of verb (simple Present)
  • 22. Complete the sentences using one of the following verbs
    • Speak, live, open, drink, close
    • 1.Ann____German very well.
    • 2.The swimming pool_____at 9 o’clock and
    • ______at 6 p.m.
    • 3.My parents _____in a very small flat.
    • 4.we_____coffee in the evening.
  • 23. Make negative and Interrogative sentences using the correct form of verb
    • 1.Jane _____(not/drink) tea very often.
    • 2.What time ____ (the bank/close) in Britain?
    • 3.What ______(you/do) in the evening?
    • 4.I ____(not/play) tennis very well.
  • 24. Exercise Personal questions
    • Complete each question, using the correct form of the present simple, and give short answers.
    • You/watch/T.V? Yes,______.
    • You and your friends/play/much sport? _______
    • The place where you live /have/a shopping mall?________
    • She/speak/Hindi? _________
  • 25. Exercise Complete the conversation
    • Ria:____ English?
    • Tina: yes, little.
    • Ria:Where _____come______?
    • Tina: From Srilanka.
    • Ria: ___ ___ like India?
    • Tina: Yes, ___ ____.
  • 26. Answer the following
    • I (get up) at 7.30 a.m.__________
    • My sister (get up ) at 7.45 a.m._______
    • We (watch) T.V every evening.________
    • My father (watch) a lot films.__________
    • Paul (play) football every day._________
  • 27. Dry, getup, comb, rings, brush,
    • Every weekday morning I_______ as soon as my alarm _____. After 10 minutes I and go to the bathroom. I____ my teeth and ____my hair. After my shower I myself _____with a big towel and go back to the bedroom.