Present continuous упражнения

Exercise 1

Образуйте от следующих глаголов причастия I. Для каждого случая сформулируйте правило правописания. Особое внимание обратите на произношение причастия I от глаголов, оканчивающихся на — r и — re.

a) То come, to give, to take, to smile, to place, to invite, to combine, to dedicate, to persuade, to invade, to flute, to compute, to calculate, to demonstrate, to sue, to ensue, to pursue, to construe.
To lure, to fire, to tire, to spare, to stare, to endure, to secure, to compare, to declare, to implore, to procure, to ignore, to ensure, to lecture, to perspire, to allure.
To agree, to see, to free, to fee, to flee, to knee, to decree, to oversee, to forsee, to disagree.
To dye, to hoe.
b) To put, to get, to bet, to slip, to stop, to beg, to nag, to bid, to nod, to nib. to run, to plan, to spin, to sum, to dim; to otnit, to permit, to be’gin, to forget, to forbid, to ad’mit.
To stir, to star, to bar, to tar, to fur, to spar, to refer, to prefer, to de’mur, to oc’cur.
To ‘listen, to profit, to ‘jacket, to ‘liken, to in’herit, to prohibit, to inhibit, to’glisten, to’whiten, to’redden, to’fasten.
To ‘offer, to ‘order, to ‘suffer, to ‘differ, to ‘glitter, to ‘flatter, to tautter, to ‘matter, to ‘butter, to ‘pester, to ‘master, to ‘father.
To mean, to eat, to sleep, to loan, to read, to moan, to creep, to greet, to groom, to boom, to look, to book, to coat, to screen, to coin, to proceed, to repeat, to bemoan, to oversleep.
To bear, to rear, to wear, to moor, to smear, to sneer, to steer, to spear, to appear, to disappear, to reappear.
c) To ex’pel, to im’pel, to com’pel, to control, to pafrol, to pro’pel, to ‘label, to ‘laurel, to i’nitial, to ‘cancel.
To feel, to fool, to peal, to spoil, to reel, to toil, to reveal, to conceal.

Exercise 2

Заполните пропуски формами причастия I глаголов в скобках.

1. Wait a moment, she’s ready, she’s … on her coat, (to put) 2. Look at the children, they are … in the garden, (to play) 3. I’m … French now. (to study) 4. Mary is … her time for the next week. (to plan) 5. Don’t get angry, we are … to help you. (to try) 6. Don’t believe him, he is … you. (to fool) 7. I’m sorry to say, but the kitten is … (to die) 8. I’m … you a good job. (to offer) 9. I’m afraid you can’t see Tom just now, he’s … (to sleep) 10. He thinks we’re … the truth from him. (to conceal) 11. Now he is … them on good manners, (to lecture) 12. Listen, he is … to your article, (to refer) 13. They say he’s … somewhere in the North, (to travel) 14. I wonder why she’s … her tea so carefully! (to stir)

Exercise 3

Заполните пропуски формами глагола to be.

1. Не … reading now. 2.1… sitting on the sofa. 3. We … preparing for the test. 4. I … feeling fine. 5. Mary … looking at you. 6. The kittens … playing on the carpet. 7. Oh, you … laughing at me! 8. They … already coming. 9. We … doing exercise 4. 10. He … suffering so. 11. I … listening to you. 12. I wonder why you … destroying all these letters of his.

Exercise 4

Представьте себе, что сейчас 7 часов утра и опишите, что делает в данный момент каждый из членов вашей семьи; что сейчас 2 часа дня и что в данный момент делаете вы и ваши друзья или знакомые.

Exercise 5

Сделайте следующие предложения вопросительными и отрицательными.

1. Mother is cooking dinner. 2. The boys are playing football in the yard. 3. It is growing colder. 4. Uncle Fred is dozing in his arm-chair. 5. I am staying here. 6. The sun is shining bright. 7. You are trying to make them sympathize with you. 8. We are standing in front of their house. 9. The others are coming out of the hall. 10. It is freezing hard tonight.

Exercise 5

Задайте вопросы ко всем членам предложения.

1. I am just learning to drive. 2. She is staying with her friends at the seaside. 3. They are telling me about their trip to the North. 4. The children are still dreaming of going to the Zoo. 5. She is choosing the pictures for her album. 6. She’s dancing with that young bore on the veranda. 7. I am cutting the twigs to make a good fire. 8. They are standing on the very edge of the cliff. 9. The disease is spreading rapidly all over the planet. 10. His book is selling very well.

Exercise 6

Заполните пропуски формами Present Continuous глаголов в скобках.

(A) 1.I … to you, boy. (to speak) 2. I’m glad you … with us. (to stay) 3. Listen! Somebody … the back door, (to open) 4.Go on with what you … me. (to tell) 5. We … about the weather now. (to talk) 6. She … all right now. (to get on) 7. You … with the only handsome girl in the room, Jack, (to dance) 8. Sure, it’s Tom you … to. (to phone) 9. It … so heavily, (to rain) 10. Mary … to sew. (to learn) 11. His speech is rather poor yet, but he … rapidly … it. (to improve)

(B) 1. You see, I … here, (not to stay) 2. Don’t blush, the lad … at you. (not to look) 3. She … even … to be polite, (not to try) 4. On, they … , they … ! (not to fight, to play) 5. It … any longer. (not to rain) 6. Now listen, 1 … (not to joke) 7. Don’t be afraid, nobody … (to come) 8. Keep quiet, nothing out of ordinary … (to happen)

(C) 1. … we really … at last? (to start) 2. … they … too fast? (to walk) 3. What’s the matter, why … you … ? (to tremble) 4. My God, what …you …! (to say) 5. Why… you … at me? (to smile) 6. What … you … about? (to think) 7. Who … at the terrace over there? (to stand) 8. What … in that house of yours? (to go on) 9. You … of young Ted … you? (to think) 10. You … , … you? (not to quarrel) 11. … they … beautifully? (not to dance) 12. Can you work when you children … TV? (to watch).