3. Use 1
USE 1: Habitual Actions
Use the Present Simple to express the idea that an action
is repeated or usual. The action can be a habit, a hobby,
a daily event, a scheduled event or something that often
happens. It can also be something a person often forgets
.or usually does not do
Subject + (Verb) + (s, es) + Object
- I tennis.
- She play tennis.
- The train every morning at 8 am.
- The train leave at 9am.
8. .BAdd es :to verbs ending in
x sh ss
he fix es it push es he pass es
she catch es He go es
9. :C Verbs ending in y the third person changes the; y to ies
fly flies cry cr ies
:If there is a vowel before the
play plays pray prays
10. Negative and question forms use DOES (=the third
person of the auxiliary'DO') + the infinitive of the verb.
Does he want?
He does not want.
. 1.Third person singular with s or es
a. He goes to school every morning.
b. She understands English.
c. It mixes the sand and the water.
d. He tries very hard.
e. She enjoys playing the piano.
12. :Present Simple, form. 2
Example: TO READ present simple
Affirmative Interrogative Negative
I read a book ?Do I read I do not read a book.
You read ?Do you read You don't read.
he, she, it reads Does he, she, it read a He, she, it doesn't read.
We read ?Do we read a book We don't read.
They read ?Do they read You don't read.
13. :The present simple is used
A.to express habits, general truths, repeated actions
:or unchanging situations, emotions and wishes
I smoke (habit); I work in London (unchanging situation);
London is a large city (general truth).
He drinks tea at breakfast-
.She only eats fish-
They watch television regularly-
1. Ask your friends questions about what they do at
different times. Also ask about their families.
- "What time do you get up?" - "When do your brothers go
Write down the questions and give them to your teacher
19. (Write the questions for the following answers. (Present Simple
.I work in a bank
.My brother is an engineer
.He lives in an apartment building