Presentation on theme: "Section 4 Grammar Present Continuous"— Presentation transcript:
1Section 4 Grammar Present Continuous we use the present continuous when we want to talk about Now:WE ADD THE VERB TO BE ‘ am’, ‘ is’ or ‘are’ plus‘ ing endings’ to the verb.Examples: I am eating now. She is eating now. We are eating now.NegativeI am not working now.You are not working now.He is not working now.We are not working now.You are not working now.They are not working now.QuestionsAm I working now ?Are you working now ?Is he working now ?Are we working now ?Are you working now ?Are they working now ?Where am I working?What are you doing?When are they coming?Why is he leaving?Who is Ali talking to?Conjugation/ AffirmativeI am working now .You are working now.He, she , is working now.We are working now.They are working now.
2Section 4 Grammar Present Continuous Contractions: We are not = we‘re not or we aren’tShe is not = she’s not or she isn’tWrite a form of contraction to the followings:He is she is they areI am are not is not you are notMake questions:I am drinking tea.He is going to the shop.Sandra is coming at six.
3Section 4 Grammar Present Continuous Change to the negativeI am cookingHelen is helping meWe are making dinnerThey are coming nowMake yes /no questions:The sun is shiningI am taking your seatYou are studyingDavid is cooking
4Section 4 Grammar Present Continuous ExamplesDancing- comingSpelling : sittingShowing- fixing- sayingEating- sleepingTalking- readingDance- comeSpelling :sitShow- fix - sayEat – sleep-Talk – readRuleDrop the e, add -ingDouble the consonant,add- ing.Don’t double the consonant.Do not double the consonant , add -ingAdd – ingVerb endingConsonant + eOne vowel + consonantException: verbs that end in w, x , yTwo vowels + one consonantAll other verbs
5Use the rule for adding –ing Wash get saveCry mix readStop dance moveRun take repairPlay put smile wear hope rainStay yawn walk
6Present continuous She was writing her homework when I came. Exercise ; Underline the present continuous tenseShe was writing her homework when I came.What were they doing yesterday night?Please , leave me alone, I am cooking a meal.