Present simple vs present continuous A1/A2

Arhodie May 27, 2019

Task description & scene summary

Task description:
Practice present simple vs present continuous with this interactive video. Where should we use present simple and where it is better to use present continuous? Negations included
Scene summary:
A medusa guy is going to have a date with a beautiful girl, however, his snakes turn people into stone.
Video length: 6 minutes 20 seconds
Lesson type: Grammar practice
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Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2019-05-27, 20:32:10 (GMT+1)
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Video quiz questions (printable)

1)

Put the words in order: What doing? the man is

2) What are the snakes doing in his hat?

  • They dances
  • They is dancing
  • They are dancing
  • They dance

3) What does the waiter do?

  • The waiter is poruing wine.
  • The waiter is shooting cork.
  • The waiter shoots the cork.
  • The waiter shoot cork.
  • The waiter pour wine.

4) What is the statue doing?

  • The statue falls down.
  • The statue is falling down.
  • The statue fall down.
  • The statue are falling down.
  • The state am falling down.

5)

Put the words in order: do? does the woman What

6)

Correct the wrong word: The man are looking at the plate.

7)

Find the extra word: The woman walks in the corridor now.

8)

Correct the wrong word: The woman sit on the chair.

9)

Match the items:
Waiterhas snakes in his hat.
Snakeslook at the waiter.
The weatheris sunny.
The woman isis going for food.
The manreading menu

10)

Put the words in order: man How feeling? the is

11)

Correct the wrong word: The waiter is sets the table.

12) What is the waiter doing.

  • The waiter cuts the food.
  • The waiter cut the food.
  • The waiter isn't cutting the food.
  • The waiter aren't cutting the food.
  • The waiter is cutting the food.

13)

Fill the gap: The snakes ________________________ pulling the head of the man.

14)

Fill the gap: The man is ________________________ to the woman.

15) What are they doing?

  • He is looking at the woman.
  • They look at each other.
  • They looks at each other.
  • Woman is looking at the man.
  • They are looking at each other.

16)

Correct the wrong word: Waiter is on water

17)

Put the words in order: woman is What doing? the

18)

Find the extra word: The woman is really surprised by.

19)

Fill the gap: They ________________________ with each other.

20) What does the waiter do?

  • They are washing dishes and talking.
  • He is looking at them.
  • She is talking with man.
  • He looks at them.
  • They are not happy.

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

Comments

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cartago
2021-05-01 02:43:26
Thank you. It is a great practice!
cartago
2021-05-01 03:01:10
Thank you so much!
kingarog
2021-06-06 09:00:11
Thank You :)
chileerika
2021-08-31 00:55:00
i really loved it, excellent resource i am eager to use it soon, very thanks
khongchi
2021-09-05 04:07:28
look great! \