Present Simple or Present Continuous – Exercise 5

Task No. 1307

Put the verb in brackets the Present Simple or the Present Continuous. Watch the types of sentences (affirmative statements, negations or questions).

Welcome to your Present Simple or Present Continuous – Exercise 5

1
My sister because she has no cigarettes. ( NOT SMOKE ).
Clue
PRESENT CONTINUOUS because it is now so IS (because of MY SISTER) + NOT + INFINITIVE + ING.
2
Look! Some students cards in the lounge. ( PLAY )
Clue
Look! = Present Continuous, Some students (3rd person plural) → ARE + INFINITIVE + ING
3
He hardly ever to me. ( TALK )
Clue
Present Simple → HABIT. HE (3rd person singular) + INFINITIVE + S
4
He always when he is asleep. ( DREAM )
Clue
Present Simple → HABIT. HE (3rd person singular) + INFINITIVE + S
5
She this morning. She is on holiday. ( NOT TEACH )
Clue
This morning = Present Continuous, She (3rd person singular) → IS + NOT + INFINITIVE + ING
6
John a letter to his father at the moment. ( WRITE )
Clue
AT THE MOMENT = Present Continuous, John (3rd person singular) → IS + INFINITIVE + ING
7
I always the meaning of this word. ( FORGET )
Clue
Present Simple → HABIT. I (1st person singular) + INFINITIVE
8
The birds in the sky. I can see fifty of them ( FLY )
Clue
Action is NOW = Present Continuous, The birds (3rd person plural) → ARE + INFINITIVE + ING
9
He himself nearly every day. ( HURT )
Clue
Present Simple → Routine. HE (3rd person singular) + INFINITIVE + S
10
Look ! The sun . ( RISE )
Clue
Look! = Present Continuous, The sun (3rd person singular) → IS + INFINITIVE + ING