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Simple present x present continuous

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Simple present x present continuous

  1. 1. SIMPLE PRESENT X PRESENT CONTINUOUS
  2. 2. SIMPLE PRESENT X PRESENT CONTINUOUS
  3. 3. Simple Present x Present Continuous. Objetivos: Identificar e diferenciar os dois tempos verbais; Conectar os advérbios próprios de cada tempo verbal; Conectar os usos aos significados de cada tempo verbal.
  4. 4. SIMPLE PRESENT
  5. 5. USAGE • ROUTINE, HABITS – Do you usually pick up grocery on your way home? • PRESENT SITUATION – I live in Rio de Janeiro. • FACTS – Unilever makes a wide variety of consumer goods. • ACTIONS AND SITUATIONS = GENERALLY TRUE – Many consumers prefer well- known brands. • TIMETABLE AND SCHEDULED EVENTS – My plane leaves at 9:00 tomorrow. • TO EXPRESS – OPINION • I think you are right. – FEELINGS • I'm really happy for you. – DESIRE • I hope we can meet again. – PREFERENCE • She prefers her coffee black. – LIKES/DISLIKES • They love green tea.
  6. 6. TIME EXPRESSIONS • USUALLY • OFTEN • EVERY DAY • ONCE A MONTH • CURRENTLY • AT THE MOMENT • THESE DAYS • ALWAYS
  7. 7. PRESENT CONTINUOUS
  8. 8. USAGE • ACTION TAKING PLACE AT THE TIME OF SPEAKING – Shh! The baby is sleeping. • ONGOING SITUATIONS AND PROJECTS – We're developing a completely new image for the brand. • TEMPORARY SITUATIONS – Are they offering a good discount during the launch period? • TRENDS – The number of people shopping online is growing. • PERSONAL ARRANGEMENTS AND PLANS – I'm meeting the President on January 15. • CHANGES HAPPENING AROUND NOW – Is your English getting better?
  9. 9. TIME EXPRESSIONS • CURRENTLY • THIS YEAR • NOWADAYS • AT THE MOMENT • THESE DAYS • NOW • ALWAYS – MORE OFTEN THAN NORMAL
  10. 10. TIME EXPRESSIONS • CURRENTLY • THIS YEAR • NOWADAYS • AT THE MOMENT • THESE DAYS • NOW • ALWAYS – MORE OFTEN THAN NORMAL

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