Present Tense Exercise 17

Directions: Choose the correct form of the verb in present progressive tense.

Example: I (buy) am buying groceries now.
Example: You / We / They (buy) are buying groceries now.
Example: He / She / It (buy) is buying groceries now.

1) Right now, I (buy) groceries. I need eggs, milk, and bread.

2) We (eat) dinner. It tastes good. Can you pass me the salt, please?

3) He (drink) milk. It looks good. It (run) down his chin. He needs a napkin.

4) Billy (do) his homework now. We are going to watch a movie when he is finished.

5) All of the children (dance) at the party. They (smile) . They (have) a good time.

6) Jenny (take) pictures of Roman Cathedrals.

7) My car (move) down the hill. I forgot to engage the parking break. Somebody please help me!

8) Andrea and Alejandro (take) a walk. The fresh air feels great.

9) Dr. Mason is busy. He (see) a patient right now. He will see you in twenty minutes.

10) Mr. Henderson and I (talk) on the phone. He (tell) me about his children. They seem nice.