Simple Present / Present Continuous

Using the words in parentheses, complete the text below with the appropriate tenses

1. Every Monday, Sally (drive) her kids to football practice.

2. Usually, I (work) as a secretary at ABT, but this summer I (study) French at a language school in

Paris. That is why I am in Paris.

3. Shhhhh! Be quiet! John (sleep) .

4. Don’t forget to take your umbrella. It (rain) .

5. I hate living in Seattle because it (rain, always) .

6. I’m sorry I can’t hear what you (say) because everybody (talk) so loudly.

7. Justin (write, currently) a book about his adventures in Tibet. I hope he can find a good publisher

when he is finished.

8. Jim: Do you want to come over for dinner tonight?

Denise: Oh, I’m sorry, I can’t. I (go) to a movie tonight with some friends.

9. The business cards (be, normally ) printed by a company in New York. Their prices (be)

inexpensive, yet the quality of their work is quite good.

10. This delicious chocolate (be) made by a small chocolatier in Zurich, Switzerland.

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