Learn English 100% free...Get 1 free lesson per week // Add a new lesson
Log in!

Click here to log in
New account
Millions of accounts created on our sites.
JOIN our free club and learn English now!

  • Home
  • Print
  • Guestbook
  • Report a bug

  • Get a free English lesson every week!
    Click here!

    - Our other sites

    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #79142: Present simple or continuous
    > Other English exercises on the same topic: Present [Change theme]
    > Similar tests: - Placement test : grammar for beginners - Two presents: present continuous, present simple - Present simple - Present simple or continuous - Modal: may/might - Present simple - Present simple - Present simple and habits
    > Double-click on words you don't understand

    Present simple or continuous

    Complete the sentences.

    Twitter Share
    English exercise "Present simple or continuous" created by anonyme with The test builder.
    Click here to see the current stats of this English test

    Please log in to save your progress.

    1. The swimming pool (open) at 9 every Sunday morning.

    2. John (drink) too much wine.

    3. A woman (come) into a coffee shop, orders a tea and opens a cigarette case......

    4. While you (prepare) ingredients for this recipe, heat the oil in a large pan.....

    5. It's cold today. It (pour) down with rain and a cold wind is blowing.

    6. Look outside, it's a fine day today. I (suggest) we all go out for a walk by the river.

    7. Our painting exhibition (take) place in this gallery every two years.

    8. What time (this museum/usually/close) ?

    9. I (usually/get) to work early in the morning.

    10. Look, the water (boil). Can you cook over low heat now?

    11. Everybody knows that water (boil) at 100 degrees Celsius.

    12. I have found a job in another town. So we (move) in September.

    13. "I (want) an ice cream " said my youngest son suddenly !

    14. Look, this pretty woman (smoke) a big cigar !

    15. My wife (work) in this factory office. She is an accountant.

    16. I (make) scones. They are delicious. Would you like some ?

    17. I can't understand anything. These men (speak) Russian.

    18. We'll buy our tickets for Paris when we (go) to the railway station.

    19. We are on strike today, so I (not go) to the office.

    20. Don't worry. I'll come and see you as soon as I (be) in Dublin.

    End of the free exercise to learn English: Present simple or continuous
    A free English exercise to learn English.
    Other English exercises on the same topic : Present | All our lessons and exercises