Starlight (Present Simple or Present Progressive)

martinpalomino March 12, 2018


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Task description & scene summary

Task description:
The students should identify if they have to use the Present Simple or the Present Progressive. Adverbs of frequency are given to recognize the Present simple. Also, you will find time expressions like now or at the moment to indetify the Present Progressive.
Scene summary:
A couple enjoy their time together. I hope you find useful this video. It's a short video but its message is very powerful.
Video length: 2 minutes 15 seconds
Video genre: Short film (animated or with human actors)
Lesson type: Asking about the visuals ("What can/could you see?")
Student types:
Copyright license: iSLCollective Copyright License
First published: 2018-03-12, 15:24:13 (GMT+1)

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Video quiz questions (printable)

1) He always ____________ at night.

  • go
  • goes
  • is going
  • going

2) He ________________ a light now.

  • catch
  • catches
  • is catching
  • catching

3) He's ______________ home now.

  • go
  • goes
  • is going
  • going

4) He never ____________ his wife.

  • forget
  • forgets
  • is forgetting
  • firgetting

5) She _____________ at the moment.

  • wake up
  • wakes up
  • is waking up
  • waking up

6) They usually ___________ the lights together.

  • watch
  • watches
  • are watching
  • watching

7) The lights _____________ in the bedroom now.

  • shine
  • shines
  • are shining
  • shining

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2018-07-16 15:52:21
Thank's, it's nice movie!
2018-10-12 00:32:58