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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.
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
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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
is a popular worksheet called Susans 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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Short rules of present simple. Affirmative sentence, negative sentence, interrogative sentence, interrogative-negative sentence . It's very easy to understand the rule of present simple and ...
This PowerPoint includes different chores, such as sweeping the floor, making the bed, washing the dishes, etc. It contains nice photos to convey the meaning. Each slide contains a "how often" que ...
This PowerPoint contains some free time activities, such as listening to music, playing chess, collecting barbie cards, etc. The students will learn the new words and phrases through the context. ...
This is a reading comprehension worksheet for teaching or revising the present simple tense at elementary level. Students are asked to read the text, answer the questions, complete the senten ...
This is a PowerPoint presentation which I used for my elementary and pre-intermediate students. It is appropriate for learning and reviewing some daily routines and times. It includes some picture ...
This is a power-point presentation which is useful for young learners and elementary students (adult). It's suitable for reviewing weather related vocabulary and appropriate clothes to wear in dif ...
This is a constructor to use during your grammar classes. It helps in creating different types of sentences with have/has got. You can either ask your students to translate the similar constructio ...
This is a worksheet aimed at having students practice third person singular verbs. I have a grid, the students play rock paper scissors, the winner chooses a dot and draws a line to a separate dot ...
There are some gaps. Learners put some verbs in the simple present tense. It's easy to sing for learners. And also you can use it to teach some verbs with synonmys. Before you make them listen to ...
This is a worksheet which can also be used as a test on the topic daily routines. Students are asked to read the text, answer the questions given, complete a dialogue, fill in the blanks with ...
My focus is on the practice of the correct form of verb in simple present for the students of elementary levels specially. Students will have the opportunity to learn using the accurate form of pr ...
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A worksheet to help students talk about their routines while using adverbs of frequency. They read about a person's time off, identify adverbs of frequency & time adverbials. Then they logical ...
This is a power point for young learners to learn about pronouns (I, you...) and the conjuguation of the verb to be at the present tense (affirmative). The visuals used are the Simpsons character ...
Students learn how to use the verb to be in the affirmative, negative and interrogative form. In this worksheet they will make questions and answer questions. They will have to complete the blank ...
This power-point presents the simple present and simple past tenses of the verb to be (affirmative, negative and interrogative forms). It is appropriate for elementary students. This file contains ...
This is a worksheet which is useful for teaching and reviewing weather related vocabulary and simple present and past (be). Appropriate for young learners and elementary students. Also there is a ...
Here is a two-page worksheet for ESL learners at a basic level learning the names of places around the town. There are three different activities. First, students are asked to look at the pictures ...
This is a set of questions for use with the game Hex. It's like playing tic-tac-toe: you number all the squares, and when a team chooses that square, it must answer the question corresponding to t ...
This worksheet has been adapted from margesimpson's upload. Sts are expected to complete sentences with verbs in present simple first and listen to / watch the video to check their answers. Then s ...
This s video to work with children, maybe nine or ten year-olds. There is a pre watching activity, then after watching they order the sequence.There is also a true / false activity, and choose the ...
Do your students feel bored at your lessons? Do they want to party all the time? Let it happen! With our new worksheet Partysaurus Rex they will feel the beat of the awesome party and revise prese ...
This presentation is to practise the question what's this with your students. There's also a chance to play a guessing game that is to ask the question Is it a... and give short answers. Aft ...
I created this 5-page worksheet to practise and revise simple vocabulary connected with nature. It contains 12 flash cards (tree, moon, flower, lake, forest, river, star, jungle, mountain, sk ...
This is a 2 page worksheet, designed for elementary students on have/ has got tense and the body parts. The students, after watching a segment of the movie "Monsters University", are asked to ...
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