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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #79142: Present simple or continuous
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    Present simple or continuous

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    English exercise "Present simple or continuous" created by gus with The test builder. [More lessons & exercises from gus]
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    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.

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