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88 simple verb tenses

Simple Present Vs. Present Progressive

This lesson will show if your students truly understand the difference between the simple present and the present progressive. There are multiple mixed-tense exercises, including some that review time markers and action vs. non-action verbs.

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  • 2 hours
  • 11 pages
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Tasks
  • grammar review
  • grammar explanation
  • grammar chart
  • examples
  • grammar practice exercises
  • speaking exercises
  • writing exercises
  • group work
  • quiz
Grammar
  • simple present
  • present progressive
  • mixed tenses
  • time markers
  • adverbs of frequency
  • action verbs
  • non-action verbs
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Quick Grammar Review
  • Comparing Tenses
  • Quiz