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How long have you

  1. 1. Integrantes:- Cantuña Karla - Coyaguillo Andrea - Muñoz Juliana - Cadena Grace <ul><li>UNIVERSIDAD CENTRAL DEL ECUADOR </li></ul><ul><li>FACULTAD DE FILOSOFÍA, LETRAS Y CC.EE. </li></ul><ul><li>CARRERA DE IDIOMAS </li></ul>
  2. 2. How long have you (been)…?
  3. 3. <ul><li>We use the present perfect (especially with how long, for and since ) to talk about something that began in the past and still continues now. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>How long have you….? </li></ul><ul><li>HAS </li></ul><ul><li>Mary is visiting to her family now </li></ul><ul><li>She stayed in Cuenca on Sunday. Today is Wednesday </li></ul><ul><li>How long has she been in Cuenca? She has been in Cuenca for four days </li></ul><ul><li>HAVE </li></ul><ul><li>They are on vacation in Guayaquil They are there now </li></ul><ul><li>They arrived in Gayaquil on Friday. Today is Monday </li></ul><ul><li>How long have they been in Guayaquil? </li></ul><ul><li>They have been in Guayaquil since friday </li></ul>
  5. 5. COMPARE IS AND HAS BEEN She has been in Cuenca :-since Saturday -for three days She is in Cuenca: now Tuesday Is: present Has been or have been: present perfect
  6. 6. <ul><li>COMPARE </li></ul><ul><li>SIMPLE PRESENT AND PRESENT PERFECT </li></ul><ul><li>Dan and Kate are married </li></ul><ul><li>They have been married for six years </li></ul><ul><li>Do you Know Santiago? </li></ul><ul><li>I’ve known him for a long time </li></ul><ul><li>I have a car </li></ul><ul><li>How long have you had your car? </li></ul><ul><li>I’ve had it since January </li></ul>
  7. 7. COMPARE : Present Continuous Presente Perfect Continuous * I’m studying German. *How long have you been studying German? (not How long you studying German?
  8. 8. <ul><li>*Bruce is watching TV. </li></ul><ul><li>*How long has he been watching TV? </li></ul><ul><li>He’s been watching TV since 5 o’clock. </li></ul><ul><li>(he’s been = he has been) </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>*It’s raining. </li></ul><ul><li>* It’s been raining all day. (it’s been = it has been) </li></ul>
  10. 10. 1. Complete the conversation using the present perfect. A: Have you done much exercise this week? (do) B:Yes, I have been in aerobics class. (be) <ul><li>EXAMPLES </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>2. A: Have you played any sport this month? (play) </li></ul><ul><li>B: No, I have not had time (have not) </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>3. A:How many movies have you seen this month? (see) </li></ul><ul><li>B:Actually, I have not gone to the cinema.(go) </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>4:A:How long have you been in this party? (be) </li></ul><ul><li>B:I’ve been here since 3 o’clock.(be) </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>5A: Have you called any friend today? ( call) </li></ul><ul><li>B:Yes, I have made three calls. (make) </li></ul>
  15. 15. Do you have any question?