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Present Simple or Present Continuous Gap Fill Worksheet 1

Complete these sentences with either present simple or present continuous.

1. Can you stop talking? I __AM STUDYING__ (study) and it's hard to concentrate.

2. Mike __PLAYS__ (play) the guitar in a local rock band.

3. Jackie __ISN'T PLAYING__ (not play) very well. Let's take him off and put Webster on.

4. Take your big coat with you, it __'S RAINING__ (rain).

5. Somebody __IS BANGING__ (bang) on the door. I think it's that Mrs. Jensen who __LIVES__ (live) opposite.

6. Teacher, can you explain that again. I __DON'T UNDERSTAND__ (not understand) it.

7. Why __ARE YOU WATCHING__ (watch) TV when you __HAVE__ (have) all that homework to do?

8. Tammy is out in the garden. She __IS CLEANING__ (clean) the pool. She __LOVES__ (love) cleaning it!