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THE DURATION FORM. THE DURATION FORM Lavoro qui. I WORK here. SIMPLE PRESENT Lavoro qui da settembre. I WORK here..... Per indicare un’azione che inizia.

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1 THE DURATION FORM

2 THE DURATION FORM Lavoro qui. I WORK here. SIMPLE PRESENT Lavoro qui da settembre. I WORK here..... Per indicare un’azione che inizia nel passato e continua nel presente si usa il... PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS

3 IL PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS è formato da HAVE / HAS + BEEN Let’s have a look + - ING form

4 PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS – Positive form I have been working You have been working He / She / It has been working We have been working You have been working They have been working I’ve been working You’ve been working He / She / It’s been working We’ve been working You’ve been working They’ve been working

5 I haven’t been working You haven’t been working He / She / It hasn’t been working We haven’t been working You haven’t been working They haven’t been working PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS – Negative form

6 PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS Interrogative form Have I been working? Have you been working? Has he / she / it been working? Have we been working? Have you been working? Have they been working?

7 THE DURATION FORM Lavoro qui. I WORK here. SIMPLE PRESENT Lavoro qui da settembre. I WORK here..... Per indicare un’azione che inizia nel passato e continua nel presente si usa il... PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS I HAVE BEEN WORKING here SINCE September.

8 THE DURATION FORM Lavoro qui da settembre. I HAVE BEEN WORKING here SINCE September. Lavoro qui da sei mesi. I HAVE BEEN WORKING here FOR four months. NOW: January 2015 September 2014 punto di inizio four months periodo di tempo SINCE FOR

9 a week last month a long time three years 2010 Tuesday I was born my birthday FOR OR SINCE? FOR SINCE FOR SINCE FOR SINCE THE DURATION FORM: ages FOR

10 DURATION FORM Da quanto tempo / Da quando lavori qui? HOW LONG DO YOU WORK here? HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN WORKING here?

11 …have you been living in your house? How long...

12 …have you been living in your town? How long...

13 …have you been sitting next to your classmate? How long...

14 …have you been studying English? How long...

15 …have you been practising your favourite sport? How long...

16 ...have you been listening to the teacher? How long...

17 THE DURATION FORM BE HAVE (solo quando vuol dire avere) LOVE LIKE HATE WANT KNOW UNDERSTAND HEAR SEE Esistono verbi che NON possono essere usati alla forma progressiva. Sono verbi che non esprimono un’AZIONE ma uno STATO. Ad esempio: BELIEVE

18 THE DURATION FORM BE HAVE (solo quando vuol dire avere) LOVE LIKE HATE WANT KNOW UNDERSTAND HEAR SEE Lo conosco da un anno. HAVE BEEN KNOWING I HAVE BEEN KNOWING him for a year. HAVE KNOWN I HAVE KNOWN him for a year. ESEMPIO: Questi verbi non possono essere usati al PRESENT PERFECT CONTINUOUS. Per esprimere la forma di durata devo usare il PRESENT PERFECT. BELIEVE

19 THE DURATION FORM Lavoro in questa scuola da due anni. HAVE BEEN WORKING I HAVE BEEN WORKING in this school for two years. ESEMPI: Con alcuni verbi come WORK o LIVE posso usare sia il PRESENT PERFECT CONTINOUS che il PRESENT PERFECT HAVE WORKED I HAVE WORKED in this school for two years. Maria vive a Londra da sei mesi. HAS BEEN LIVING Maria HAS BEEN LIVING in London for six months. HAS LIVED Maria HAS LIVED in London for six months.

20 I (have) this mobile for a year. I (love) her since I saw her. She (know) Martin for two years. We (not hear) from him for two weeks. How long (you / be) in this school? Mark (not see) his girlfriend for a month. They (have) that car since He (have) a shower for half an hour! have had have loved has known haven’t heard have you been hasn’t seen have had has been having


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