Presentation on theme: "Banker’s Wife’s Blues Where does John live? Where does he work?"— Presentation transcript:
1 Banker’s Wife’s Blues Where does John live? Where does he work? He lives near the bank.Where does he work?He works at the bank.When does he work? He works all day and he works all night at the bank, at the bank, at the great, big bank.
2 Where does he study?He studies at the bank.Where does he sleep?He sleeps at the bank.Why does he spend all day, all night,all day, all nightat the bank, at the bank?
16 I know. We use simple present tense for things that are _________ . true now
17 Present Simple Tense I get up You have breakfast We go to bed They at seven o’clock.at half-past seven.at nine o’clock.gets uphas breakfastgoes to bedHeShe
18 Rule 1 : Basic form of the verbs I, You, We, They He, She, It + s or es
19 Rule 2: -s, -x,-ch,-sh Add -es Remove y Add -ies For third person singular form, verbs have to be changed as followsVerbs ending in –o,-s, -x,-ch,-shAdd -esVerbs ending inConsonant +yRemove yAdd -ies
20 Exercise One: Write the correct he/she/it form of these verbs. wants Cross ___________Fix ___________Stay ___________4. Study ___________5. Allow ___________6. Be ___________7. Want ___________8. Begin ___________9. Wash ___________10. Do ___________11. Multiply _________12. Like ___________crossesfixesbeginsstayswashesstudiesdoesmultipliesallowsislikes
21 Practice:Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verbs in brackets.School ________ at (finish)2. Che Yuen _______ his homework quickly. (do)3. Maggie ________ hard at school. (try)4. Our dog _______ a long tail. (have)5. Hung ________ in the latest fashion. (dress)6. Tom ________ very fat. (be)7. The teacher _______ the door after the lesson. (lock)8. We _______ this street every day. (cross)finishesdoestrieshasdressesislockscross
22 Exercise Two:The coming pictures show what Mimi does every day. Describe the pictures by completing the given sentences with the suitable form of the verbs from the box.Make have help brush go practiseWatch wash take start eat get
23 Mimi _______ up at 6 o’clock. Make get have helpBrush go watch washTake eat start practisegetsMimi _______ up at 6 o’clock.
24 breakfast at about half past six. cleans Make get have helpBush go watch washTake eat start practisemakesb. She ________ her bed,__________ her teeth,__________ her faceand then ___________breakfast at about halfpast six.cleanswasheshas
25 c. After breakfast, she _________ the school bus to school. takes Make get have helpBrush go watch washTake eat start practisec. After breakfast, she_________ theschool bus to school.takes
26 d. In the afternoon, she sometimes ________ her mother to make helps Make get have helpBrush go watch washTake eat start practised. In the afternoon, shesometimes ________her mother to makecakes and biscuits.helps
27 e. After tea, she ________ the piano for about one hour. practises Make get have helpBrush go watch washTake eat start practisee. After tea, she________ the pianofor about one hour.practises
28 f. She ______ dinner at about eight with her family. Then Make get have helpBrush go watch washTake eat start practisef. She ______ dinner at abouteight with her family. Thenthey _______ televisiontogether for a while beforeshe _______ doing herhomework.haswatchstarts
29 She usually_______ to bed at about eleven. goes Make get have helpBrush go watch washTake eat start practiseShe usually_______ to bed at about eleven.goes
30 Practice: Log on to the following websites for further practice. 330 Grammar : Forming the Simple Present Tenseesl blue(s) Quizzes: Present Simple TenseFormation of the Simple Present TenseESL Quiz - Present Simple Verbs (Letitia Bradley) I-TESL-JSimple Present Tense Quiz (Schoolteam. Net)