1 Revision: Present tense & Present continuous tense Book 4B New Welcome To English Second Edition
2 Present tense The queen is beautiful. The queen wears a crown. This tense has only one word.e.g. The queen is beautiful. The queen wears a crown.e.g. Cherry passes her exams. Cherry is clever.
3 Present tense We add s or es to the verb when the subject is he, she or it.HeSheItlikeseating fish.Subject VerbIYouWeTheylikeplaying football.
4 Present tense + s + es Mary drops the vase on the floor. (drop) Peter hides behind a tree. (hide) Tom often telephones me. (telephone)+ s+ es Tim kisses his baby brother. (kiss) May often watches TV. (watch) Bob never washes his car. (wash) The baby cries loudly. (cry) Peter always carries a heavy bag. (carry) Tina dries the dishes every day. (dry)yies
5 Proof-reading e.g. Peter always drink tea. drinks 1 Peter and Tom often plays football.2 Sally make the breakfast.3 The woman worry about her son.4 My cat never catch mice.5 May often watch films.6 I likes to go shopping with my friends.7 My bird sing every morning.playmakesworriescatcheswatcheslikesings
6 Present tense Firemen fight fires. Stones are hard. We use this tense to talk about truths. Firemen fight fires.e.g. Stones are hard.
7 Practice 1 It ____ cold in winter. (be) 2 The sun _____ in the morning. (rise)3 Dogs _____ when they see strangers (bark)4 There ____ twelve months in a year. (be)5 Babies _____ when they are hungry. (cry)6 Nurses _____ after sick people. (look)isrisesbarkarecrylook
8 Present tense We use the present tense to talk about habits or things that always, usually, often, sometimes or never happen.
9 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Present tenseJuneSun Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sate.g. Lizzie studies with her tutor every Tuesday.
11 Present tense Hint words: always every day usually every Friday often on Wednesdays sometimes once a week never twice a month
12 Practice e.g. Tim eats an apple every morning. 1 I always help my mother with the housework.2 Tom has swimming lessons every Monday.3 My sister never tidies up her bedroom.4 Betty sometimes goes to bed late.5 The children go hiking once a month.6 Mary goes to church on Sundays.7 My cat usually sleeps at night.
13 Present tense Questions We use do and does to make questions. Do not change the verb after do or does.What does a nurse do?Where does a pilot work?
14 Present tense Giving answers We use do/don’t and does/doesn’t to give answers.Do you like playing the piano?Yes, I do. / No, I don’t.Does she like dancing?Yes, she does / No, she doesn’t.
15 Now you try. e.g. ____ you ____ art? (like) Yes, ______. Do like I do 1 ____ May ____ the Net every day? (surf) No, ___________.2 ____ the children ______ at home? (help)Yes, __________.3 What ____ farmers ______ ? (do)4 ____ Tom and Charlie ______ tennis? (play)No, __________.5 What ____ Cherry _____ for lunch? (have)Doessurfshe doesn’thelpDothey dododoDoplaythey don’tdoeshave
16 Present tense Negative sentences We add do not/don’t or does not/ doesn’t to make sentences negative.We swimming.like+ notWe swimming.do not like
17 Now you try. e.g. I like sweets. She ____________ sweets. doesn’t like 1 She runs fast. I ____________ fast.2 Paul plays football but he ____________ basketball.3 David eats chocolate but he ____________ sweets.4 Do you go to bed late? No, I ____________ to bed late.5 Horses eat grass but they __________ meat.6 Does Kitty like singing? No, she ____________ singing.don’t rundoesn’t playdoesn’t eatdon’t godon’t eatdoesn’t like
18 Present continuous tense This tense has two words.be-ingSubject Verb (be) Main Verb (+ing)Iam / ‘mdrawinga picture.HeSheItis / ‘ssleepingin the room.YouWeTheyare / ‘rewatchinga film.
19 Present continuous tense Add -ing to the verbs.goinggoingPracticedodoingplayplayingtalktalkingreadreadingwatchwatchinglooklooking
20 Present continuous tense Delete -e and add -ing to the verbs.comeingcomingPracticehavehavinglivelivingwritewritingdrivedrivingrideridingmovemoving
21 Present continuous tense Double the last letter and add -ing to the verbs that end with 1 vowel and consonant.swimmingswimmingPracticejogjoggingrunrunninggettingsitsittinggetputtingdropdroppingput
22 Present continuous tense We use the present continuous tense to talk about things that are happening now.They are lining up.What are the children doing?
23 Present continuous tense Hint words: at the moment now right now
24 Present continuous tense They are havinga singing lessonat the moment.What arethey doingat the moment?
25 Present continuous tense She is surfingthe Net right now.What isshe doingright now?
26 Now you try. e.g. I __________ my homework now. (do) ‘m/am doing ‘re/are having1 You ___________ an English lesson. (have)2 The little boy _____________. (swim)3 Tony and Betty ____________ in the library (read)4 The man ____________ a story. (write)5 I ____________ with my sister. (run)6 We ____________ tennis now. (play)7 The cat ____________ some milk right now (drink)‘s/is swimming‘re/are reading‘s/is writing‘m/am running‘re/are playing‘s/is drinking
27 Present continuous tense Questions We change the order of is and are to make questions.Cherry is riding a bicycle.Is Cherry riding a bicycle?Yes, she is. / No, she isn’t.They are cooking.Are they cooking?Yes, they are. / No, they aren’t.
28 Present continuous tense Questions Questions with question words: What are you doing? Why is the baby crying? When are the children leaving? Where are you going?e.g.
29 Present continuous tense Negative sentences We add not to make sentences negative.The children cards.are playinge.g.+ notThe children cards.are not playing
30 Present continuous tense Negative sentencesbe-ingnotSubject Verb (be) Main Verb (+ing)Iamdrawinga picture.notHeSheItissleepingin the room.not(isn’t)YouWeTheyarewatchinga film.not(aren’t)
31 Now you try. e.g. ___ Mary _______? (play) Yes, _______. Is playing she is1 ____ you ________ to music? (listen) Yes, ________.2 What _____ Mr Tam ________? (do) He ______________. (sleep)3 ____ Peter and Tom _______ dinner? (have) No, ______________.4 What ___ I _______? (do) You _______________. (dream)5 ___ Jenny _______ her bed? (make) No, __________.ArelisteningI am‘s/isdoing‘s/is sleepingArehavingthey aren’tamdoing‘re/are dreamingIsmakingshe isn’t
32 Present Continuous Tense SummaryPresent TensePresent Continuous Tense habits / truths things happening nowe.g. I always sing.e.g. I am singing now. verb - 1 word verb - 2 wordse.g. She runs.e.g. She is running. Hint words: always, usually, often, sometimes, never, every day, every Friday, on Mondays, once a week, twice a month Hint words: now, right now, at the moment
33 Proof-reading cooking 1 My mother is cook in the kitchen now. She like cooking.2 I am having a tennis lesson every Sunday.Now I play tennis with my friend on thetennis court.likeshaveam playing
34 Proof-reading washing am 3 Are you wash your car now? Yes, I do. 4 John usually clean his car on Sundays. Heare cleaning his car at the moment.5 My brother always cry. Listen! He criesloudly now.cleansiscriesis crying
35 PracticeJane ____ (be) hard-working. She always ______ (help) her mother to do the housework. Look! She ____________ (sweep) the floor now.ishelpsis sweepingGrandma ______ (like) watching TV. She _______ (watch) TV every night. She is ________ (sit) in the living room at the moment but she _____________ (not watch) TV. What ____ she _______ (do)? She ____________ (sleep)!likeswatchessittingis not watchingdoingis sleepingis