Grammar Exercises - Present Continuous / Progressive.

Do the exercises below on the present continuous and click on the button to check your answers.

(Before doing the exercises you may want to read the lesson on the present continuous )

Put the verbs into the present continuous:

  1. Listen to the birds. They (sing) .
  2. Look at that one. It (fly) high in the sky.
  3. The other one (play) with a worm.
  4. I feel happy because I (have) a good time here in these woods.

Put the verbs into the correct tense (simple present or present progressive)

  1. Look! Sara (go) to the movies.
  2. On her right hand, Sara (carry) her handbag.
  3. The handbag (be) very beautiful.
  4. Sara usually (put) on black shoes but now she (wear) white trainers.
  5. And look, she (take) an umbrella.


Before submitting the test, check the following:

  • Punctuation and capitalization
  • Spelling
  • Spaces (don't add any unnecessary spaces)

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