Tense Simple (Indefinite) (Простое), Progressive (Continuous) (Продолженное)
Действие, которое обычно,
Usually, often, always, every day…
Now, at the moment
Already, just, yet, never, ever…
I (you, we, they) +V
I write- Я пишу (часто)
He (she, it) + Vs
be + Ving
I am writing
He (she, it) is
writing- Он пишет
You (we, they) are
Have (has) +
I (you, we, they)
have written- Я
He (she, it) has
Yesterday, last (week, day…), 2 years ago …
(прошедшее) V(ed) для правильных глаголов
V2 для неправильных глаголов
I wrote- Я написал
Tomorrow, next week, next year…
Will (Shall) + V
Yesterday at 3 p.m., when you
I (he, she, it) was
writing- Я писал (в
3 часа вчера)
You (we, they)
1.She (swim) very well every day.
2.Luc (live) in London usually.
3.Betty (dance) a little every week.
4.He (have) three brothers.
5.My granny (speak) French.
6.My cat (sleep) on a mat.
7.I often (see) Jane.
8.Ted (like) music.
9.Chris (cook) cakes quite well.
1. My working day (to begin) at six o'clock.
2. I (to get) up, (to switch) on the TV and (to brush)
3. It (to take) me about twenty minutes.
4. I (to have) breakfast at seven o’clock.
5. I (to leave) home at half past seven.
6. I (to take) a bus to the institute.
7. It (to take) me about fifteen minutes to get
8. Classes (to begin) at eight.
9. We usually (to have) four classes a day.
10. I (to have) lunch at about 2 o’clock.
She _____ (to drink) coffee now.
I______ (to read) at the moment.
He_____ (to sleep) now.
We_____ (to drink) tea at the moment.
They_____ (to go) to school now.
I_________ (to read) now.
He _______ (to sleep) now.
We________ (to drink) tea now.
They _______ (to go) to school now.
My baby brother ____ (to play) with his toys at the
Past Continuous (Progressive).
1) While I ___________ (to copy) the exercise, my
friends __________ (to describe) a picture.
2) When we came in, the children __________ (to
clean) their desks.
3) We met her at the bus stop. She ___________ (to
wait) for the bus.
4) Some of the children ________ (to ski) while
other children ___________ (to skate).
5) When we came the family ________ (to get)
everything ready for Christmas. Bob and Helen
_________ (to decorate) the Christmas tree.
6) The girls _________ (to feed) the birds in the
garden while the boys _______ (to make) a bird-
1) He _____ (finish) training.
2) She _____ (score) twenty points in the match.
3) We _____ (watch) all the Champions League
matches this season. That's amazing!
4) She _____ (run) fifteen kilometers this
5) She _____ (buy) some really nice rollerblades!
6) I _____ (lose) my money!
7) My mum _____ (write) shopping list. It's on the
8) Dad, you _____ (eat) my biscuit! I’m tired.
9) I _____ (watch) three X-Files videos.
1)I think we_________ two return tickets. (to buy)
2)Kate ___________ ten tomorrow. (to be)
3)My aunt ___________ to Canada next summer. (to
4) I _____________ you in the evening. (to phone)
5) I'm sure our 3-day tour __________ more than
5000 roubles. (to cost)
6) I _______(to do) morning exercises.
7) He _____(to work) at a factory.
8) She _______(to sleep) after dinner.
9) We _________(to work) part-time.
10) They______ (to drink) tea every day.
11) Mike _______(to be) a student.