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PRESENT SIMPLE

 

1. Use of the present simple

 

 

USE OF THE PRESENT SIMPLE:

 

1. Facts, something that is always true

Paris is the capital of France.

The sun rises in the East.

The Earth goes around the Sun.

It rains a lot in England.

Nurses look after patients in hospital.

2. Habbits and routines (repeated actions)

I get up early every day.

He plays tennis twice a week.

The train to Prague leaves every hour.

We walk our dog every day.

They visit their grandma monthly.

3. Permanent situations (more or less)

She works in a bank.

She has two daughters.

He is married.

I'm not American, I'm Canadian.

4. Something that is fixed in future

We fly to Rome next friday.

 

REMEMBER 

I live
we live
you live
you live
they live
he lives
she lives
it lives