Usage examples Present Simple vs Present Continuous

  • My brother usually sleeps on the sofa.

  • My father works remotely on Mondays.

  • My grandmother is working in the garden now.

  • My husband is currently working on a new project.

  • Our child doesn't cry that often.

  • The train leaves at ten o'clock.

  • Their parents often go to London.

  • Tom is not having a shower, he is outside.

  • Water is boiling, you can add pasta now.

  • What are you thinking about at the moment?

  • I am leaving now, goodbye!

  • I am not doing anything now, I am bored.

  • I am thinking about my new project now, sorry.

  • I don't dance, I am too clumsy.

  • I drink coffee twice a day.

  • I rarely drive to work, I prefer public transport.

  • I think this dress is too expensive.

  • I usually don't sleep more than five hours.

  • Is Mary talking to your sister right now?

  • Alice doesn't have a car.

  • What do you think about this book?

  • When are we going to the club tonight?

  • When does the concert start?

  • Where are your parents going this month?

  • Where do you usually buy vegetables?

  • Who is your dad calling to now?

  • Who usually does the cleaning at your house?

  • Why are you talking to me like that? I don't like your tone.

  • Why is your sister always late?

  • I am eating cookies, would you like to have one?

  • I am going to the airport at the moment.

  • Is your cousin coming home for Christmas this year?

  • Jane is not dancing tonight.

  • Laura wears high heels every day.

  • Look, Mary is wearing her new shoes!

  • Look, the baby is not crying!

  • Is your sister listening to the music? It's so loud!

  • John doesn't do any sport, he is lazy.

  • Can you call me later? I am driving now.

  • Come in, they are not sleeping!

  • Do I look stupid in this dress?

  • Do you listen to jazz music a lot?

  • Do you usually come home late?

  • Does your brother go to the university five days a week?

  • Does your mother bake often?

  • Don't shout, my sister is sleeping!

  • Anna works at the hospital.

  • Are they going home? It's only eight o'clock!

  • Are you cooking meat? The smell is delicious!