PRESENT SIMPLE - PRESENT CONTINUOUS - PRESENT PERFECT Choose the right alternative to complete the sentences. 1.

Mark never ____________ breakfast at home. A. B. C. D. is having has isn't having have

2. The alternative which explains your answer for the previous exercise is: A. B. C. D. permanent states things that started in the past and continue up to now activities that happen regularly activities happening now, at the time of speaking

3. I'm afraid I ____________ what he ____________. A. B. C. D. understand - isn't say don't understand - don't say am not understanding - is saying don't understand - is saying

4. The alternative which explains your answer for the previous exercise is: A. B. C. D. state ; activity happening now activity happening now; state activity happening during a limited period of time ; state state ; past event that have clear result in the present

teaches is teaching has taught have taught 8.5. B. C. are staying 6. Kátia ___________________ at Pueri Domus for more than 5 years. The alternative which explains your answer for the previous exercise is: A. C. are staying go . D. activities that happen regularly. B. C. D. stay are going . A. permanent situations/states activities happening during a limited period of time around the present. A. but today we _______________ in. activities that happen regularly things that started in the past and continue up to now activity happening during a limited period of time permanent situations/states . B. B. C. D. go . The alternative which explains your answer for the previous exercise is: A. have stayed go . activities that happen regularly. activities that happen regularly. We __________________ for a walk every day. D. permanent situations/states 7. activities happening during a limited period of time around the present activities happening now.

C. things that started in the past and continue up to now activity happening during a limited period of time events that happened in the past but the date is not mentioned/known permanent situations/states 11. C. B. revolves is revolving has revolved Revolve 12. C. Call the police.9. The alternative which explains your answer for the previous exercise is: A. D. steals is stealing have stolen has stolen 10. D. B. events that happened in the past but the date is not mentioned/known talk about scientific facts activity happening during a limited period of time things that started in the past and continue up to now . C. The alternative which explains your answer for the previous exercise is: A. A. D. B. The moon _______________ around the earth. Someone ___________________ my bag! A. D. B.

B. D. Something _______________ good! What _____________ A. talk about scientific state . The alternative which explains your answer for the previous exercise is: A. cooks 14. D. activities happening now . C. B. is cooking smells . C. past event that have clear result in the present activity happening during a limited period of time .13. talk about scientific facts stative verb . is smelling . activity happening during a limited period of time . Mmmmm. is cooking is smelling . has cooked smells .