Test your question tags – part 2

Test your question tags – part 2

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CEF B1

CEFR B1

Intermediate

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TEST

Complete each item with the correct question tag. 

If you get more than 15 correct answers, you will receive a beautiful certificate. 

1)

It's quite cold today, ? I should have worn a heavier coat.

2)

"You're attending the conference next month, ? It's a great networking opportunity."

3)

They moved to Canada last year, ? I wonder how they're adjusting to the climate.

4)

Our team met the project deadline, ? That calls for a celebration.

5)

This is the best pizza in town, ? I've never tasted anything like it."

6)

You're new to the marketing department, ? Welcome aboard!

7)

Oliver loves hiking, ? I saw his pictures from the mountain trip.

8)

We should finalize the report by Friday, ? The client is expecting it.

9)

I'm really late, ? The traffic was just terrible today.

10)

Let's brainstorm some new ideas for the campaign, ? Fresh perspectives are always helpful."

11)
That dog belongs to Mrs. Johnson, ? It's always in her garden.
12)
You didn't receive the email about the meeting change,
13)
Emily will join us for dinner tonight, ? She always enjoys Italian cuisine.
14)
This software makes our work much easier, ? It's been a great investment.
15)
We used to play soccer together as kids, ? Those were good times.
16)
You've met our new CEO, ? He started last week.
17)
You'll brief the team on the new policy, ? They need to be informed.


Well done! You're almost there!

18)
You hardly ever eat sweets, ? I always see you choosing healthy options.
19)
They've exceeded their sales targets this quarter, ? The results are impressive.
20)
We're ahead of schedule on the project, ? This will give us extra time for quality checks.

Uses of Present Simple and Present Continuous Tenses

Uses of Present Simple and Present Continuous Tenses

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TEST YOUR ENGLISH

The key to mastering the English tenses lies in understanding what we use them for. 

Do the tests below and check how well you know what we use the Present Simple and Present Continuous tenses for. 

If you get more than 70 % of correct answers you will receive a beautiful certificate. 

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part one

Decide if uses a) to k) are usually associated with the Present Simple or Present Continuous tenses.

a) facts and permanent situations
b) actions and events in progress
c) arrangements for the future
d) verbs of thinking and feeling
e) habits and routines
f) temporary situations
g) fixed timetables
h) current trends and changes


Well done! You're almost there!

i) talking about homes and jobs
j) sport commentaries
k) talking about things we do not expect to change



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part two

Now assign the correct use of Present Simple and Present Continuous to the examples below. 

1)

She's talking on another line right now, can I ask her to call you back?

2)

We offer a networking solution that is customised, reliable and secure.

3)

We release figures for total sales and net earnings every quarter.

4)

I'm arriving in Munich at 10.30.

5)

The plane arrives in Munich at 10.30.

6)

I'm working in our customer services department this month.

7)

Internet fraud and cybercrime is increasing all over the world.

8)

OK, I understand what the problem is now.

9)

I wear glasses.

10)

Susan works as a nurse in the local hospital.

11)

Krzychowiak passes to Lewandowski scores the goal! What a match!?

12)

The price of crypto currencies is rapidly declining.

13)

I'm meeting the sales team later today. Would you like to come too?

14)

I don't understand this contract. Can you help me?

15)

Food goes off if you don't keep it in the fridge.

16)

I hardly ever need to speak English in my work.

17)

His plane lands in twenty minutes. We should hurry up if we don't want him to wait for us.


Well done! You're almost there!

18)

Świątek hits a brilliant forehand and wins her next tournament.

19)

They live in the suburbs, if my memory serves me right.

20)

This week I'm taking a bus to work. My car is being serviced.

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Well done! Have you managed to get the certificates for both of the tasks? I certainly do hope so!

Here’s a little reward for your hard work and effort! It’s a mind-map with the uses of Present Simple and Present Continuous. 

Present Simple and Present Continuous