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Tony vip

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2019.10.20 09:09

English lesson: present continuous/ progressive

Form: subject

+ verb 'be' + verb ~ing form

It is used when you started something in the past, are still doing it, and it hasn't finished.

Example:

"Now" examples

I am wearing a Christmas suit.

* I put it on in the morning
* I have it on now
* I'll take it off later

She is drinking a coffee.

* She bought the coffee in the past
* It's not finished

"Long term" examples

They are studying English.

* They started in the past
* It's not finished
* Note that they DO NOT need to be doing it right now. It can be a long term activity.

She is reading Great Expectations.

* She started in the past
* She's not finished it
* She doesn't need to be reading it now, but it is the book she is reading.
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  • Hedy 2019.10.20 09:22

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    Nice suit
  • PeeD_Zy 2019.10.20 09:28

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    Thank you for sharing, I like your Christmas suit 😊😁
  • Tony 2019.10.20 09:29

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    @PeeD_Zy Happy to help.
  • PeeD_Zy 2019.10.20 10:58

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    @Tony 😊😊😊

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