Zad.12 Choose the best word. argue 1. I often with my parents. 2. Chris, why are you 3. Every Saturday my neighbour 4. Why is the dog 5. Can you help me to talking so loudly? has barking a noisy party. ? Maybe someone's in the garden? move my furniture. It's so heavy! Zad.13 Use the verbs in brackets and make present simple or present continuous sentences. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. does "What () your mother Chris is busy at the moment. He Why I is It always 's talking () the baby don't drive do (do) ?" "She is a doctor." (talk) to the manager of the hotel. crying (cry) ? What happened? (not drive) to work. I usually walk. rains (rain) here in Summer. Zad.14 Complete the sentences. Use the Present Continuous form of the verbs in brackets. is becoming 1. The world 2. Business people 3. The Internet are travelling is reducing 4. International phone calls 5. is grow ing E-commerce (become) a very small place. (travel) to lots of different countries. (reduce) the cost of communication. are getting (get) cheaper. (grow) very quickly. Zad.15 Complete the text. use the Present Simpleor Present Continuous form of the verbs in brackets. 1. imports company that 2. 3. live Ian Taylor and Sue MacDonald After a slow start two years ago, their company Sales rises (rise) and they deals 5. Her agent in Spain, Miguel Sanchez, 7. Today, they (run) a small is grow ing tries (grow) fast now. (try) to increase their range of products. (deal) with this part of the business. Sue usually is visiting This week, Sue run (import) fine food. 4. 6. (live) in London, and they is looking (look) for new suppliers for her at the moment. (visit) some of them with Miguel. 're having (have) a meeting with an olive oil supplier in Seville. Zad.16 Finish the postcard using the words in brackets in the Present Continuous. 1. Dear Peter, Jenny and I very hot. We We ;m staying 're sitting aren't sw imming (sit) on the beach and I is reading ;re travelling (read) her book, and I Zad.17 Put the words in the correct order. 1. IS GEORGE EATING BREAKFAST george is eating breakfast 2. NOT IS GEORGE SLEEPING george is not sleeping 3. GARDEN SITTING THE THEY ARE IN ? are they sitting in the garden 4. JAPANESE AM I LEARNING Iam learing japanese 5. PLAYING IS TENNIS HE he's playing tennis 6. IS NOT HE WINNING he is not w inning 'm drinking (not / swim) because we are both tired. We the sea at the moment. They Jenny (stay) here for a week. The sun is shining (shine) and it is (drink) some orange juice. 're w atching (watch) the boats on (travel) fast, but I can see fifteen or sixteen. 'm w riting (write) all the postcards! Jim and Jenny 7. SHINING SUN IS THE ? is the sun shining Zad.18 Put the verbs in brackets in the Present Simple. 1. 2. start We (start) work at half past eight. does My sister does he speak 3. (he / speak) Italian and French? don't go 4. They 5. We 6. The film 7. She 8. I 9. (do) her homework every night. (not / go) on holiday in August. don't play (play) tennis every weekend. finishes (finish) at ten o'clock. doesn't go (not / go) to work by car. w atch (watch) TV every day. do they live in (they / live) in France? w orks (work) in a bank. 10. He Zad.19 Complete the sentences with the Present Simple or the Present Continuous. 1. 2. leave I (leave) home at 7 o'clock every morning. w orks She usually (work) in the Sales Department in London, but at the moment 's doing she (do) a training course in Bristol. w ashes (wash) her hair every day. 3. Linda 4. He 5. Excuse me. I think that you do you listen 6. 7. 8. 9. 's trying (try) very hard in every game that he It do they drive 's not getting 10. It usually 11. A: What smile) ? (play) . (sit) in my seat. (you / listen) to the radio very often? Don't talk to me now. I Why 're sitting 's playing 'm w ritting (write) an important letter. (they / drive) on the left in Britain? (not / get) dark at this time of year until about 10 o'clock. rains are you doing Am I doing (rain) here a lot, but it (you / do) ? B: I s not raining 'm baking (not / rain) now. (bake) a cake. Why are you smiling (you / (I / do) something wrong? Zad.20 This is Anna's first letter in English to David. There are some mistakes in it. Correct the incorrect forms or put C if the form of the verb is correct. 1. Dear David, I live c in a large flat in Rome. I'm having called Rosa and Maria. We are getting up c have finish This month I work c home at six. very hard for my first exams. At the moment I c is drinking c I w atch tennis to the cinema. Today, I am going to see a new English film! Sometimes American films on TV but I am not understanding do you like coffee and my play magazines. On Saturday afternoons I am playing with my friends or I go Are you liking the flat at eight and walk to the breakfast in the kitchen of our flat: my mother drinks sisters are reading I am watching c classes at five every day, and I arrive c I'm eating two sisters. They are at seven o'clock every morning and we coffee and a small breakfast. I leave university. I am finishing eat get up c don't understand the words! films? With best wishes, Anna Zad.21 Choose the correct option. 1. Today is the 1 June, 1964. The sun What ? Well, Mrs Green every day before breakfast. Her husband, Mr Green, He and the birds . a newspaper. She a newspaper in the garden. dancing in the morning. "Have another cup of coffee, darling", says Mr Green. "But I my first cup, dear", replies Mrs Green, "and anyway, where is our daughter today? She me my coffee." "Mary," says Mr Green (but he doesn't stop dancing), she in London this week. Don't you remember?" "Stop dancing and listen to me. I anything. It was a little test for you. Anyway, it's time for work." Gap No 1 shines is shining Gap No 2 sing are singing Gap No 3 does everyone do is everyone doing Gap No 4 reads is reading Gap No 5 reads is reading Gap No 6 dances is dancing Gap No 7 likes is liking Gap No 8 still drink am still drinking Gap No 9 usually brings is usually bringing Gap No 10 works is working Gap No 11 never forget am never forgetting Zad.22 Complete the sentences with present simple passive. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. How is it pronounced (it / pronounce) ? Nowadays all bags are checked (check) at airports. All the insturctions are w rote (write) in Japanese! The door isn't locked This room is cleaned Stamps Aspirin This film are only sold is used is based (not / lock) at night. It's the emergency exit. (clean) every morning. (only / sell) in the Post Office. (use) to relieve pain. (base) on a true story. Zad.23 You have received an email about one of the problems below. Write an email in response, explain the cause of the problem and promise action. - You run a private language school. A yoga group uses one of your rooms every Wednesday evening. They have received a bill even though they paid for this month two weeks ago.