Pdf exercises worksheets with answers on the present simple and continuous for future plans and arrangements. English grammar present continuous for future arrangements esl. We use simple for finished actions, and continuous for when an action is in progress when we. Present continuous for future arrangements english grammar ef. Present continuous for future taking leaving is having are are. Present continuous for future arrangements learn english kids. The present continuous is used in several instances. The present continuous is used to talk about arrangements for events at a time later than now. Present continuous for future taking leaving is having are are m m not are having isnt returning visiting watching page 1 of 2. Julie is living in paris for a few months usually she lives in london.
This is a worksheet for ss working on using this tense to talk about the future. There are two copies, one easier and one harder for. English esl present continuous for future worksheets. Say if the present continuous expresses a an activity happening now or b a planned future arrangement. Pdf icon print a reference card for this grammar topic. Do you want to practise using the present continuous in english. We usually use the present continuous when the activity has been arranged. In normal communication, present continuous is perhaps more useful to talk about future arrangements such as meetings, dates and appointments, but this is so different from the basic meaning that there will be another article on that future use. I m drinking too much coffee these days because im so busy at work.
Present simple and continuous with a future meaning exercise. Present continuous for future arrangements english. We can use the present continuous to talk about arrangements plans which you have organised in the future. When to use present continuous with future meaning. Say if the present continuous expresses a an activity happening now or b a planned future. Using the present continuous to talk about the future the present continuous is used to talk about arrangements for events at a time later than now. We can use the present continuous to talk about arrangements.
Grammar test present continuous for future arrangements. At the end of the book, the detective catches the killer. Present continuous future arrangements learnenglish. The water is boiling now, so you can put in the pasta. The following esl efl resources are available for present continuous for future arrangements grammar. An intermediate english lesson which looks at the meaning and use of past simple and past continuous. The present continuous, the future 43 exercise 1fill in the blanks with the words you hear to complete the conversation between a 59yearold man a and the manager of a retirement home b. When to use present continuous with future meaning pdf version generally, we use the present continuous tense to talk about actions taking place now or around now. My brother is playing football with his friends tonight. There is a suggestion that more than one person is aware of the event, and that some preparation has already happened. Put the verbs in the correct forms, present continuous or present simple. Grammar test present continuous for future arrangements do the test then write down your score. Present continuous future arrangements learnenglish kids.1278 955 309 229 1270 482 747 149 1095 1453 943 936 1461 1452 867 1277 1446 1294 648 1322 1150 801 247 683 831 1483 254 425 253 909 633 10