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GRAMMAR TIP:What Is Present Simple?
The simple present or present simple is one of the present tenses used in modern English, the others being Present continuous (English) and the emphatic present. The simple present is mainly used to express habitual actions, such as he walks to school. The simple present is often employed in newspaper headlines, conditional sentences, when a planned event is described along with a time in the future, in suggestions beginning with Why don't you...?, and with certain verbs. It can also be used when making a citation. When asking a question, the simple present often uses the emphatic present, which employs the auxiliary to do. The exception is when the question word is the subject of the sentence.
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13 Things to Do before You're 23

13 Things to Do before You're 23

Paul
Remember turning 18? Feels like yesterday, doesn’t it? But you’re still young and haven’t graduated college, so technically you’re not a proper grown up yet. This ...
1 Pre-IntermediateIntermediate
Verb to Be

Verb to Be

•, Present Simple
This is a simple power point which can be used as a hand-out for students. Often students have problems with the verb 'to be', one of the most common, if not the most common verb we use in English ...
1 Complete BeginnerElementary
Verb to Be (He, She and They)

Verb to Be (He, She and They)

• » » Present Simple
This worksheet is about 2 famous singers in Colombia who are Maluma and Belinda. It is just a simple excercise where students have to practice the verb to be using he, she and they talking about w ...
2 Complete BeginnerElementary
Amazon Rainforest and Egypt Pyramids

Amazon Rainforest and Egypt Pyramids

•Present Simple,
There are 3 easy passages consisting of free topics (introducing oneself, the amazon rainforest and egypt pyramids). It may be useful for your students to improve their translation skills. They wo ...
1 Elementary
Find Someone Who

Find Someone Who

•, Present Simple
Yes/No quetions. Students should walk around the class answering and asking questions. The objective is find someone who... can speak French, doesn´t do homework, doesn´t have money, c ...
1 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Revision Test 5th Grade

Revision Test 5th Grade

Malea Athina
•Present Simple,
It is a revision test on reading and comprehending timetables as well as communicating info to others, time prepositions (on,in,at) and present simple as used to describe every day activities and ...
3 Pre-Intermediate
Match Peter's Pan Story

Match Peter's Pan Story

Rania Foka
•Present Simple,
It is well-known that young children love book and fim heroes. Peter Pan is read world wide and it impresses children of both sexes. This worksheet is designed in such a way as for them to match t ...
3 Elementary
Song Worksheet: Thinking Out Loud

Song Worksheet: Thinking Out Loud

Merche Yélamos
It is a listening activity based on Ed Sheeran's song, and I used it with both adults and teenagers,as the lyrics are meaningful and easy to understand. It is really useful to revise irregula ...
3 Complete BeginnerElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Daily Actions

Daily Actions

•Present Simple,
This Power Point presentation is useful for basic daily actions such as: reading, sleeping, cleaning, taking a bath, shaving, eating , watching TV and cooking. This is appropriate for young learne ...
7 Elementary
Tenses Overview

Tenses Overview

A powerpoint that explains the grammar rules for all the different English tenses. It contains examples, spelling rules, and shows the students how to form the verbs in normal, interrogative, and ...
9 Pre-Intermediate
Present Continuous or Simple- Verbs and Pictures

Present Continuous or Simple- Verbs and Pictures

This is a set of memo cards. They can be used in present continuous or present simple practice. Topic is mainly: in the park. My students make sentences with them, or play memo game. I use p ...
5 Complete BeginnerElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
Song Worksheet: I See the Light

Song Worksheet: I See the Light

Mariale Gomez de la Torre
This is a fill in the blank worksheet of the song "I see the light" from the Disney hit Tangled. While I was working with this song I found out that it's practically all about present continuous ...
3 Elementary
Different Structures of There Is and There Are

Different Structures of There Is and There Are

CHEAN
• » » Present Simple
This worksheet includes different structures of "There is and There are". For instance, There is a ....., There is an .....,There are some, There is some, Are there any...? Is there any....? There ...
4 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediate
Simple Present and Time

Simple Present and Time

This worksheet is useful for reviewing simple present (esp for third-person). and asking about time. It contains two questions which are based on pictures, and one writing task. This worksheet is ...
4 Complete BeginnerElementary
Grammar Quiz

Grammar Quiz

This is a grammar worksheet, that helps you to find out the gaps in your student´s knowledge. The task is to open the brackets using the appropriate grammar tense in interrogative, negative ...
7 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and Advanced
Quick Grammar Test for the Beginner Level

Quick Grammar Test for the Beginner Level

This worksheet was designed for testing the beginner level students' competency in various grammar subjects such as wh-questions(what, where, why, who,whose,when,how), there is/there are, how much ...
3 Complete Beginner
Subject Pronouns and Verb to Be

Subject Pronouns and Verb to Be

•, Present Simple,
This worksheet is intended to help identify the different subject pronouns and their respective verb "to be" in affirmative, negative and question form. It includes spaces to write examples and sm ...
3 Complete Beginner
Speaking Questions

Speaking Questions

This power-point presentation is helpful for improving speaking skills of your students using present simple and continuous.
7 ElementaryPre-IntermediateIntermediateUpper Intermediate and AdvancedExam Level
Food, Present Simple

Food, Present Simple

•Present Simple,
This worksheet contains some vocabulary items related to different foods. It includes two activities to review present simple. It is appropriate for elementary language learners and you may find i ...
5 Elementary
The Verb to Be, Possessive Adjectives, and Indefinite Articles

The Verb to Be, Possessive Adjectives, and Indefinite Articles

This worksheet is designed for the beginner levels which contains 3 parts. In part A, students are asked to use the correct forms of 'to be verb' in present tense. In part B, students are required ...
3 Complete Beginner
Possessives with 'S

Possessives with 'S

This is a pairs activity to practice the possessive with 's. They ask (and answer) each other if the items belong to the people mentioned. The vocabulary is very simple. And while they're at it ...
6 Complete BeginnerElementary
Question Maker

Question Maker

I decided to share with you this worksheet, because it's really hard for children to make questions correctly, that's why I've created these cards for my students and they really loved them; on ...
10 ElementaryPre-Intermediate
Movie Worksheet: The Princess Bride Timeline

Movie Worksheet: The Princess Bride Timeline

•Present Simple,
This is the timeline of the movie The Princess Bride.You can use this to show your students how the movie begins and ends. It is like a summary. It has pictures too. I hope it helps you and your s ...
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Vocabulary and Grammar Test - Present Simple

Vocabulary and Grammar Test - Present Simple

This is a test for vocabulary and grammar. There is present simple, possessive pronouns and wh- questions exercises. I've prepared this test for my students and it encompasses all the vocabulary a ...
8 Elementary
Like vs Like To

Like vs Like To

• » » Present Simple
Short word search that you can use to entertain kids and then a series of questions in which they need to choose whether "like or like to" is appropriate. It is ideal for younger classes and can ...
5 Complete BeginnerElementary

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This is the first tense students learn so while previous lessons most likely focused on vocabulary, lessons on the present simple will emphasize basic sentence structures and verbs. This is a very exciting point in ESL coursework because students will be able to convey information and converse with one another through the use of sentences. Since it is a popular topic, there are 1,190 worksheets and activities included in this section as well as several related articles and warmers. All of these wonderful resources can help you prepare for teaching this topic in your classroom. On this page is a popular worksheet called “Susan’s Daily Routine” which you might consider using in elementary classes. It consists of a short story and then six practice activities that focus on the present simple, prepositions of time, and comprehension. If you feel that words such as eats and drinks should be included in the worksheet, just go ahead and replace phrases with these vocabulary words. The whole worksheet is easy to edit. If this is not appropriate for your English language learners, take a look at some of the other available worksheets. You are sure to find something.
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