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THE PRESENT SIMPLE


Click here to revise our lesson on the present simple tense


Copy and paste the following exercise into your own post below then fill the gaps with the present simple form of the verb.  

 

1.  I usually (begin) ___________ my holiday at the beach in February.


2.  It  (be) ______   a great holiday so far.


3.  I (travel) ___________ around New Zealand  when I get time off work.


4.  In the evenings we usually (go) _______ to a pub for dinner.


5.  Every Friday the boys (take) _________  English lessons.


6.  We (be) _________ very happy that the weather (be) ___  so good.


7.  It (not / rain) ______ ____  often  _____  in the desert.


8.  We (see) _________  some beautiful scenery when we drive down to the South Island of NZ.


9.  Where (spend/you) ______  ______  ________ your holidays?


10.  (you / not / go)  _________   _______  ___ to Australia very often do you?


11.  (enjoy / you) _________   ______  ________  playing squash?


12.  I (eat) _______  lots of fresh seafood when I go to Tonga.


13.  (travel / you)   _______   ________  usually  _______ with friends when you go overseas?


14.  The bus (leave) __________  at 10.25 am.


15.  The worst thing about the holiday (be) _______  that it (go)  ________ too fast!


16.   The boy (eat) __________ vegetables every day.


17.   The boy (should/not)   __________    _____  eat lollies every day.



Answers below:   No Peeking until you've finished!




 

 

1. I usually begin my holiday at the beach in February.

  

2. It is a great holiday so far.

  

3. I travel around New Zealand when I get time off work.

 

4. In the evenings we usually go to a pub for dinner.

  

5. Every Friday the boys take  English lessons.

 

6. We are very happy that the weather is  so good.

  

7. It does not often rain in the desert.

  

8. We see some beautiful scenery when we drive down to the South Island of NZ.

 

9. Where do you spend your holidays?

 

10. You do not (don't) go to Australia very often do you?

  

11. Do you enjoy  playing squash?

  

12.I eat lots of fresh seafood when I go to Tonga.

  

13. Do you  usually travel with friends when you go overseas?

  

14. The bus leaves at 10.25 am.

 

15. The worst thing about the holiday is that it goes too fast!

  

16. The boy eats vegetables every day.

 

17. The boy should not  eat lollies every day.

 

 


 

 



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