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Present simple vs present continuous ppt


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Present simple vs present continuous ppt

  1. 1. Present Simple vsPresent Continuous
  2. 2. Present simple use• To talk about habits and routinesEg: She usually works at home. They always walk to school. I never eat meat.
  3. 3. Present continuos use• To talk about something that is happening at the moment, now.Eg: I am paying attention to the teacher. I am talking to my classmate.
  4. 4. Clues to identify Present Simple• The use of words such as: Often, always, never, usually, seldom, every weekend/day/Sunday etc.Eg: I always go to school. I clean my room every Sunday.
  5. 5. Clues to identify Present Continuous• The use of words such as: at the moment, now, right now, today, etc.Eg: I am studying English now.
  6. 6. Affirmative, negative and interrogative form of present continuousAffirmative:I am walking she/ he/ it is walking you/we/they are walkingNegative: I am not walking she/he/ it is not walking you/we/they are not walking
  7. 7. Interrogative(question)• Am I walking?• Is she/he/it walking?• Are you/we/they walking?
  8. 8. Question using What• What am I doing?• What are you/we/they doing?• What is she/he/ it doing?• Eg: a)What are you doing? b) I am watching tv.
  9. 9. What is she doing?
  10. 10. What is he doing?
  11. 11. What are they doing?
  12. 12. What is it doing?