Adults|Grammar|Elementary|34. I am doing

Read the examples

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I’m eating.
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We’re running.

Examples:

1. She‘s eating.

She isn’t reading.

2. It‘s raining.

The sun isn’t shining.

3. They‘re running.

They aren’t walking.

Read the rules

The present continuous is:

am/is/are + doing/eating/running/writing etc.

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We use the Present Continuous tense in this situation

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am/is/are + -ing = something is happening now:

I‘m working

she‘s wearing a hat

they‘re playing football

I‘m not watching television

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Examples:

1. Please be quiet. I‘m working. (= I’m working now)

2. Look, there’s Sarah. She‘s wearing a brown coat. (= she is wearing it now)

3. The weather is nice. It‘s not raining.

4. «Where are the children?» «They‘re playing in the park.»

5. (on the phone) We‘re having dinner now. Can I phone you later?

6. You can turn off the television. I‘m not watching it.


Read the spelling rules

  • come → coming
  • write → writing
  • dance → dancing
  • run → running
  • sit → sitting
  • swim→ swimming
  • lie → lying
  • die → dying
  • tie → tying

What are these people doing? Use these verbs to complete the sentences:

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Complete the sentences. Use these verbs:

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Look at the picture. Write sentences about Jane. Use She’s -ing or She isn’t -ing.

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What’s happening now? Write true sentences

If you open the lesson plan you will be able to assign separate pages as homework or all the homework pages at once.

Урок Homework Курс
  • She is eating
  • The rules
  • I'm working
  • What are these people doing?
  • What is Jane doing?
  • What's happening now?
  • Homework
  1. Introductory lessons|Welcome! Your Personal Track
  2. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|1. Present Tense. To be. Positive
  3. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|2. Present. To be. Negative
  4. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|3. Present Tense. To be. Questions
  5. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|4. Possessive Determiners
  6. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|5. Articles
  7. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|6. Present Simple. All Verbs. Positive
  8. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|7. Present Simple. All Verbs. Negative
  9. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|8. Present Simple. Questions
  10. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|9. Possessive's
  11. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|10. Telling the time
  12. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|11. Adverbs of frequency
  13. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|12. Can/can't
  14. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|13. Like doing
  15. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|14. Object pronouns
  16. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|15. Possessive pronouns
  17. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|16. Past Simple (To be)
  18. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|17. Past Simple: regular verbs
  19. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|18. Past Simple: irregular verbs
  20. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|19. There is/There are
  21. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|20. There was/There were
  22. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|21. Present Continuous
  23. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|22. Present Simple, Present Continuous
  24. Adults|Grammar|Elementary| 23. Countable / uncountable nouns
  25. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|24. Quantifiers
  26. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|25. Be going to (plans)
  27. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|26. Be going to (predictions)
  28. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|27. Comparative Adjectives
  29. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|28. Superlative Adjectives
  30. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|29. Adverbs
  31. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|30. Present Perfect
  32. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|31. Irregular Verbs
  33. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|32. Prepositions
  34. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|33. Am/is/are — questions
  35. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|34. I am doing
  36. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|35. Are you doing?
  37. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|36. I do/work/like etc.
  38. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|37. I don't...
  39. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|38. Do you...
  40. Adults|Grammar|Elementary|39. Am/is/are
  41. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|1. First Conditional
  42. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|2. Second Conditional
  43. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|3. First & Second Conditional
  44. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|7. Pr Perfect vs Past Simple
  45. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|8. Used to or Didn't use to
  46. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|9. To be + Past participle
  47. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|10. Defining Relative Clauses
  48. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|11. Past Simple
  49. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|12. Past Continuous
  50. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|13. Questions and Auxiliaries
  51. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|14. Conjunctions
  52. Adults|Grammar|Pre-Intermediate|15. Going to