PET Grammar - Present Simple - Present Continuous 4

Index
Click the most suitable word or phrase in each sentence. ANSWERS
1) What do you think | are you thinking about the new shopping centre?
2) She doesn't understand | isn't understanding what I'm saying.
3) What's he doing? He is tasting | tastes the meat to see that it's OK.
4) Jimmy isn't seeming | doesn't seem very happy at the moment.
5) Gina thinks | is thinking about her own business.
6) Which colour are you preferring | do you prefer - green or black?
7) Look! Do you see | Are you seeing the woman over there?
8) The car is belonging | belongs to the man next door.
9) She sees | is seeing the dentist next week.
10) I am having | have tea with Sarah at 8 p.m.
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CORRECT!

THINK (PRESENT SIMPLE) = BELIEVE

INCORRECT!

THINK (PRESENT CONTINUOUS) = CONSIDER

CORRECT!

UNDERSTAND is generally used in simple tenses!

INCORRECT!

UNDERSTAND is not normally used in continuous tenses!

CORRECT!

TASTE (PRESENT CONTINUOUS) = TRY, TEST (ACTION)

INCORRECT!

TASTE (PRESENT SIMPLE) = SENSE

CORRECT!

SEEM is generally used in simple tenses!

INCORRECT!

SEEM is not normally used in continuous tenses!

CORRECT!

THINK (PRESENT CONTINUOUS) = CONSIDER

INCORRECT!

THINK (PRESENT SIMPLE) = BELIEVE

CORRECT!

PREFER is generally used in simple tenses!

INCORRECT!

PREFER is not normally used in continuous tenses!

CORRECT!

SEE (PRESENT SIMPLE) = PERCEIVE

INCORRECT!

SEE (PRESENT CONTINUOUS) = MEET

CORRECT!

BELONG is generally used in simple tenses!

INCORRECT!

BELONG is not normally used in continuous tenses!

CORRECT!

SEE (PRESENT CONTINUOUS) = MEET

INCORRECT!

SEE (PRESENT SIMPLE) = PERCEIVE

CORRECT!

HAVE (PRESENT CONTINUOUS) = EAT, DRINK

INCORRECT!

HAVE (PRESENT SIMPLE) = POSSESS

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