ENGLISH STATIVE/STATE VERBS

Ariel

1. Put the verbs in brackets into the present simple or the present continuous.

 

1. A: Michael is being (be) very quiet today. Is anything wrong?

B: No, I don't think so.

2. A: These towels......................................... (feel) as soft as silk.

B: I've just washed them.

3. A: We ...............................  (think) of moving back to England.

B: Really? When?

4. A: Where's   Andrew?    We    can't   find    him anywhere.
         B: It …............................................ (look) as if he's disappeared.

5. A: What perfume are you wearing? It ….…. (smell) lovely.

B: Thanks. It's called "Angel".

6. A: The Trio Dance Group .... (appear) at the Odeon tonight.

B: Shall we go?

7. A: This skirt........................................... (not/fit) me any more.

B:You must have gained some weight.

8. A: Mum, I saw a ghost last night.

B: Don't be silly. You ....................................... (just/see) things.

9. A: What's Dad doing?

B: He................. (taste) the potatoes to see if they are cooked.

10. A: The Richardsons .............. (have) a cottage in Cornwall.

B: I know. They bought it a few years ago.

11. A: I really............................... (not/see) what the problem is.

B: No, I don't understand it either.

12. A: This soup ......... (taste) delicious. How did you make it?

B: Well, it's really very simple.

13. A: What's that noise?

B: It................................... (sound) like Jane playing her trumpet!

14. A: Are you busy at the moment?

B: Yes. I ................................ (arrange) a very important meeting.

15. A: What time ............................................... (the train/leave)?

B: At 6 o'clock.

2. Tick the correct sentence, as in the example.

 

1. a) The train from Brussels arrives at 2:20 at Platform 5.          ...   + ....

b) The train from Brussels is arriving at 2:20 at Platform 5.         ..............

2.a) Mr Lewis doesn't go to the supermarket today.                ..............

b) Mr Lewis isn't going to the supermarket today.                    ..............

3. a) Renee always breaks things in the kitchen.                          ..............

b) Renee is always breaking things in the kitchen.                    ..............

4. a) Greg and Julie live in a flat in Manhattan.                            ..............

b) Greg and Julie are living in a flat in Manhattan.                      ..............

5. a) Do we visit Grandma and Grandpa this Sunday?             ..............

b) Are we visiting Grandma and Grandpa this Sunday?                ..............

6. a) Cats don't like water.                                                           ..............

b) Cats are not liking water.                                                        ..............

7. a) Jacob never changes a flat tyre again .                               ..............

b) Jacob is never changing a flat tyre again.                               ..............

8. a) How much does the silk blouse cost?                               ..............

b) How much is the silk blouse costing?                                    ..............

9. a) More and more people eat healthily.                                  ..............

b) More and more people are eating healthily.                             ..............

10. a) That carton contains one litre of milk  .                            ..............

b) That carton is containing one litre of milk.                              ..............

3. Fill in with Present Simple or Continuous, then explain the meaning of each verb.

 

1. This food ….................................................................................................... (taste) delicious.

2. Mother ….............................................................. (taste) the sauce to see if it needs more salt.

3. I …................................................................... (think) I’ll buy the black dress, not the red one.

4. She …..................................................................................... (think) of going to study abroad.

5. The Smiths …......................................................................... (have) a cottage in the mountains.

6. Susan ….................................................................. (have) dinner with her cousin Helen tonight.

7. After a short walk through the park, he always ….............................. (feel) relaxed and cheerful.

8. I …........................................................................................... (feel) in my pocket for my keys.

9. Tom …................................................................... (see) the company director in a few minutes.

10. When I open my bedroom window every morning, I ….. (see) the tall cypress tree in the garden.

 

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1. A: Michael is being (be) very quiet today. Is anything wrong?

B: No, I don't think so.

2. A: These towels feels (feel) as soft as silk.

B: I've just washed them.

3. A: We are thinking  (think) of moving back to England.

B: Really? When?

4. A: Where's   Andrew?    We    can't   find    him anywhere.
         B: It looks (look) as if he's disappeared.

5. A: What perfume are you wearing? It smells (smell) lovely.

B: Thanks. It's called "Angel".

6. A: The Trio Dance Group will appear (appear) at the Odeon tonight.

B: Shall we go?

7. A: This skirt doesn't fit (not/fit) me any more.

B:You must have gained some weight.

8. A: Mum, I saw a ghost last night.

B: Don't be silly. You just seeing (just/see) things.

9. A: What's Dad doing?

B: He is tasting (taste) the potatoes to see if they are cooked.

10. A: The Richardsons has (have) a cottage in Cornwall.

B: I know. They bought it a few years ago.

11. A: I really don't see (not/see) what the problem is.

B: No, I don't understand it either.

12. A: This soup tastes (taste) delicious. How did you make it?

B: Well, it's really very simple.

13. A: What's that noise?

B: It sounds (sound) like Jane playing her trumpet!

14. A: Are you busy at the moment?

B: Yes. I am arranging (arrange) a very important meeting.

15. A: What time is the train leaving (the train/leave)?

B: At 6 o'clock.

 

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