Test grila Present Simple _ Present Continuous

a) seems / looks

b) seem / is looking

c) seems / is looking

2.I ____ (believe) in hard work, but right now I ____ (not/think) this plan will work.

a) believe / am not believing

b) believe / do not think

c) believe / do not believe

3.She ____ (own) a car, but today she ____ (use) public transport.

a) owns / is using

b) own / uses

c) owns / uses

4.Normally, they ____ (know) the answer, but this time they ____ (struggle).

a) know / are struggling

b) knows / struggling

c) know / struggle

5.He ____ (think) about changing his job, but he still ____ (love) his current work.

a) is thinking / love

b) thinks / is loving

c) is thinking / loves

6.We ____ (have) a great team, but currently, we ____ (have) some issues to resolve.

a) are having / are having 

b) have / have

c) have / are having

7.The coffee ____ (smell) great, but I ____ (prefer) tea in the morning.

a) is smelling / prefer  

b) smells / prefer

c) smells / am preferring

8.“The cake ____ (taste) delicious!” “Let’s see… I (taste) it now.”

a) tastes / am tasting

b) is tasting / am tasting

c) tastes / taste

9.This book ____ (contain) all the information you need, and it ____ (belong) to the library.

a) contain / belong

b) is containing / is belonging

c) contains / belongs

10.I ____ (remember) her name now, but I usually ____ (forget) easily.

a) am remembering / forget

b) remember / forget

c) remembers / forget

11.My friend ____ (have) a cat, but this week she ____ (look after) her neighbor’s dog.

a) have / is looking

b) has / is looking after

c) has / looks after

Exercitii Present Simple – Present Continuous

Exercitii Present Simple / Present Continuous (avansati)


  1. You (see) what I (see) there??
  2. What? Oh, it’s a UFO!
  3. Look! Some aliens (get off) it.
  4. You (understand) anything? Why they (be) here?
  5. I (not understand)…. Maybe they (meet) somebody today.
  6. But who they (meet)?
  7. You (want) to go there and ask them?
  8. I (be) afraid they (may) catch us.
  9. What you (think) they (can) do to us?
  10. I (not know)… Listen! You (hear) that sound?
  11. Yes, I (guess) they (take off) now.
  12. They (leave) here those two aliens who have just got off?
  13. It (seem) that they (be) some scientists and they (do) some research for the moment.
  14. Hey, John! What you (think) about?
  15. Nothing…. I (dream) with my eyes open….

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Exercitii Present Simple / Present Continuous (avansati)


1. “How many times a week you (see) your grandparents?”

2. “I (not see) them very often .”

3. “You (see) them today?

4. “No, not today. Today I (have) an appointment with my lawyer.”

“Your lawyer? Why??”

5. “Well, I (have) a party this weekend and I (not want) to break the law. I (want) to ask him a few questions.”

6. “I (not see) why. I (be) sure it won’t be a problem. I (know) you (have) a large house with a big garden and it (not be) so close to your neighbours.”

7. “I (hope) so. I usually (invite) a lot of people but this time I (invite) only some of my business partners.”


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Exercitii Present Simple / Present Continuous (avansati)

1. “What he (do)?”

2. “I (think) he (write) emails in his rooms.”

3. ” I (suppose) he (think) about moving with his girlfriend.”

4. “Really?? Now I (understand) why he (talk) to her every day.”

5. “Yes, they (discuss) all the details today.”

6. “Maybe he (move) next weekend.”

7. “You (think) he (be) happy?”

8. “He (be), but his friends (give) him a lot of contradictory advice these days.”

9. “Look, he (come)!”

10. “Hi, Bob, you (be) ok?”