Present Tense Exercises

Grammar Practice

1. Choose the best ending sentence :-

  1. Mark is watching tv
    • because his favorite film star is on.
    • when he has time.
  2. I am having my lunch
    • at 2 o'clock everyday.
    • early today because I have an appointment.
  3. I do the shopping
    • at the same time every month.
    • for his cousin who is ill.
  4. What are you doing
    • to your brother when he behaves badly?
    • to your brother? Leave him alone!
  5. They wear casual clothes
    • at the weekend.
    • because they are having a party at lunch time.
  6. Workers work hard
    • to get the concert ready for the next week.
    • but they get long holiday.
  7. The organization's financial situation is improving
    • now that it has new CEO.
    • when there is greater demand for its product.
  8. Queen is thinking of retiring early
    • every time something bad happens at work.
    • because she is not happy at work any more.

See Answer

1. a, 2. b, 3. a, 4. b, 5. a, 6. b, 7. a, 8. b

2. Fill in the gaps with the correct forms of the verbs in the brackets.

  1. I am busy right now. I ........... (fill in) an application form for new job.

  2. My tutor ........ (see) me for a tutorial every Saturday at 2 o'clock.