Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Students have to choose the correct option of the tense (Present Simple or Present Continuous) as well as choose appropriate -ed or -ing adjective.
Scene summary:
The crow teases the cat who wants to have a nap. The cat's solution of the problem is temporary as the crow says the last word.
Video length: 2 minutes 22 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2021-01-28, 12:25:40 (GMT+1)
About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

Video quiz questions (printable)

1) Cat _____ on the fence.

  • is sleeping
  • sleeps

2) The crow is ____ .

  • irritating
  • irritated

3) Cat _____ to catch the crow.

  • is trying
  • tries

4) The crow ____ .

  • is excited
  • is exciting

5) The crow ____ the cat with ___ feather.

  • is tickling / it's
  • tickles / its
  • is tickling/ its
  • tickles / it's

6) Cat finds a _____ solution.

  • surprising
  • surprised

7) The crow ____ away and the cat ____ again.

  • flies/ sleeps
  • is flying/ is sleeping
  • flies/ is sleeping
  • is flying/ sleeps

About the author

KIERAN DONAGHY ABOUT ISLCOLLECTIVE VIDEO QUIZZES:

"iSLCollective Interactive Video Quizzes are highly engaging and motivating multimodal texts for English language students to learn vocabulary and improve their listening skills. They are the perfect complement to the creative and innovative lesson plans on Film English."

Kieran Donaghy,
Creator of FilmEnglish.com, a site with hundreds of high quality, free ESL/EFL lesson plans created around short films

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andiazwar
2021-01-29 05:25:06
thanks a lot for the video
giancarlorotolo
2021-01-29 05:38:37
hi, nice work, although it's not just all about present continuous tense, it also involves participial adjectives (surprise/surprising) which can be confusing for students I really liked your job!
abby52478
2021-01-29 11:13:45
very intresting game to help kids understand when to use present continuous
gopalakrishnanr
2021-01-30 04:20:36
thank you:)