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What do you usually do on the weekend?


Curipod lesson about topic "Present Simple". #5-7

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
What do you usually do on the weekend?
2. Slide
60 seconds
Present Simple
It is used to talk about habits, general truths and routines. It is formed with the base form of the verb (infinitive without 'to'). We use verbs with -s in the third person singular (he, she, it).
3. Slide
60 seconds
Habits: Things that you do regularly. General truths: Things that are always true. Routines: Things that you do regularly at certain times.
4. Poll
60 seconds
Do you prefer to speak in Present Simple or Present Continuous?
  • Present Simple
  • Present Continuous
  • Both equally
  • Neither
5. Slide
60 seconds
Fun facts:
In the present simple, all verbs take the same form (except for the third person singular). The present simple is used for future events when we use words like: tomorrow, next month, etc. We also use the present simple to talk about the past when we use time expressions like: yesterday, last week, etc.
6. Drawings
450 seconds
Draw / write: How often do you use the present simple tense in your everyday conversations?
7. Drawings
360 seconds
Draw / write: What are some common examples of when you would use the present simple tense?
8. Open question
150 seconds
What have you learned about the present simple tense?
9. Open question
330 seconds
How could you use the present simple tense in your own writing?

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