Esta unidade mostrará o uso do present continuous, na forma afirmativa, negativa e interrogativa. Além de mostrar quando e qual o objetivo do uso desse tempo verbal.
Quando você pode usar o present continuous?
» ele indica uma ação que está ocorrendo agora, no momento da fala, ou que já está acabando de ocorrer.
Ex: what are you eating now?
Where is she going now?
I am just studing english.
Adverbies used: now( agora), at the/ this moment ( neste momento), just logo, em breve, já).
» também pode espressar uma ação presente, atual, que nem sempre pode estar ocorrendo no momento que se menciona ou fala dela.
Ex: are you still living with your parents?
No, I am living with my husband.
» pode também descrever uma situação programada para um futuro próximo. Algo que já está planejado, mas que ainda ocorrerá.
Ex: she is visiting her parents next week.
They are going to the beach tomorrow.
» Pode indicar ações que sempre se repetem, situações do cotidiano.
Ex: my boyfriend is frequently walking every day.
Adverbs used: always (sempre) aften, frequently,(frequentemente), usually (geralmente).
Como usar o present continuous?
Sujeito + to be + verbo + ing
I am studing now.
I’m studing now.
She is cooking a chocolate cake.
Sujeito + to be + not + verbo + ing
He is not reading his magazine
You aren’t working with your father
To be + sujeito + verbo + ing
Are you studying?
Is he working in the mornig?
DID YOU UNDERSTAND?
1) answer the questions using the present continuous and use the affirmative form:
a) what are you doing now?
b) what is he eating with his sister?
c) where are you going?
d) is she working all day long?
2) pass the sentences to the negative form:
a) I am going to the beach with my family next weekend.
b) she is living with her family in a big city.
c) he is working all day long.
d) they are studying English every week.
Downtown: centro da cidade
NUMBERS : NÚMEROS
0= zero / nought
200= two hunderd
Nice to meet you = prazer em conhecer você
1) translate the sentences:
a) eu não estou trabalhando á tarde.
b) eles estão estudando inglês toda manhã.
c) ela está morando com sua irmã.
d) eu não estou gostando de ler este livro.
2) pass the sentences to negative form:
e) he is reading two books for month.
f) I am working for three weeks.
g) my brother has five stores.
h) I has two brothers and we are living together.
i) my mother are cooking two cakes.
3) pass the sentences interrogative form:
a) you are reading this book.
b) they are visiting their relatives.
c) they are living in big house in a small city.
d) she is studying English and Spanish.
DID YOU UNDERSTAND?
1) a) I am reading a book now.
b) they is eating a chocolate cake.
c) I sm going to downtown.
d) yes, she is working all day long.
a) I’m not going to the beach with my family next weekend.
b) She isn’t living with her in a big city.
c) He isn’t working all day long.
d) They aren’t studying English every week.
a) I’m not working in the afternoon
b) They are studying English every morning.
c) She is living with her friend.
d) I’m not liking to read this book.
a) he isn’t reading twwo books.
b) I am not working for three weeks.
c) My brother don’t have five stores.
d) I have two brothers and we aren’t living together.
e) my mother isn;t cooking two cakes.
a) are you reading this book?
b)Are they visiting their relatives?
c) Are they living in a big house in a small city?
d) Is she studying English and Spanish?