• Grammar

    Function of Present Continuous Tense

     Function of Present Continuous Tense. Present continuous Tense is also called Present Progressive Tense. We use the present continuous tense to show we are in the middle of an activity that is in progress at this moment. The activity started in the past and will go on in the future. Example: I am praying.       So when we use the present continuous tense we are talking about something that is still not yet finished or complete at the time of speaking. Pattern ( + ) Subject + am/is/are + Ving              They are playing football. ( – )  Subject + am/is/are + not + Ving             …

  • Grammar

    The function of Simple Present Tense

    The function of Simple Present Tense. We use the simple present for some purpose, there are: To express habits, general truths, repeated actions or unchanging situations, emotions, and wishes. ¯   I eat rice (habit). ¯   I live in Tarik (unchanging situations). ¯   The earth is a round (general truth). ¯   I hope I can go to Makkah again (wishes). To give instructions or directions. ¯   Go down this street, and turn to the first right. It’s on the left side of BCA bank. To express fixed arrangements, presents or future. ¯   Our meeting finishes at 9.00 p.m. Pattern /Form There are two pattern of Simple Present 1.   By Using Verb A. ( + )…