Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Two brave contestants answer three questions about the present simple and present continuous tenses.
Scene summary:
Test your knowledge in this crazy quiz! The presenter is a bit strange, the points don't make sense and the prizes could use some improvement, but at least the grammar is correct!
Video length: 5 minutes 25 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
Student types:
Copyright license: Creative Commons Attribution License
First published: 2018-10-08, 08:55:01 (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)

Fill the gap: Hello, and ________________________ to today's Grammar Gameshow.

2)

Fill the gap: Let's not forget Leslie, our all-knowing ________________________ in the sky.

3)

Fill the gap: Let's ________________________ our contestants.

4) What are the names of the two contestants?

Answer the question using your own words

5)

Fill the gap: One ________________________ for every ________________________ answer.

6) I never work very hard.

  • Present Simple
  • Present Continuous

7) I'm sitting at home.

  • Present Simple
  • Present Continuous

8) Are you having dinner?

  • Present Simple
  • Present Continuous

9) He doesn't know.

  • Present Simple
  • Present Continuous

10) Do you live here?

  • Present Simple
  • Present Continuous

11) She isn't coming home today.

  • Present Simple
  • Present Continuous

12) Match.

Match the items:
Present Simplehabits, permament situations and truth
Present Continuous+ "s" in third person affirmative singular
Present ContinuousActions happening now/around now
Present SimpleBe + verb(ing)
Present SimpleUse do(n't)/ does(n't) in questions and negatives

13)

Fill the gap: Let's ________________________ on to our ________________________ round.

14) Both the present simple and the present continuous can be used to talk about the future.

  • true
  • false

15)

Fill the gap: Sorry, not ________________________ right.

16)

Put the words in order: would give a it try? like JIm, to you

17) Give one example of using Present Continuous and Present Simple to talk about the future

Answer the question using your own words

18) When can the present simple be used with a present continuous meaning?

Answer the question using your own words

19)

Put the words in order: State used cannot continuously. verbs be

20)

Put the words in order: tried hard lost. but You

21)

Fill the gap: Thanks for ________________________ us.

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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2019-03-14 14:07:59
what a nice video, really congratulations