Grammar: Chapter 13 and chapter 14 - The future with Be going to, will, and The present continuous. INTENTIONS AND PLAN S: Use BE GOING TO and THE PRESENT CONTINUOUS
to talk about intentions or future plans.
For example: 1. I’m going to study hard for the test. (= I am studying hard for
2. She’s going to visit Greece this summer. (= She’s visiting
Greece this summer.)
Grammar: Chapter 5: The present continuous. Activities in progress:
A. Use the present continuous for activities that are in progress (or happening) at
the exact moment the speaker is talking. You can use time expressions such as
now or right now to emphasize that an action is happening currently (and may
1. Look! It is snowing.
2. She’s making dinner now.
3. Steve can’t come to the phone right now. He’s taking a bath.
The present continuous tense:
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+ to say what is happening at the moment.
Ex: Where is Paul? He is playing football.
+ describe a temporary state.
Ex: My motorbike is under maintenance. My friend is giving me a lift till I take it back.
+ describe a future arrangement.
Ex: You are going to have a test in next class.
Lesson 1: The present simple and the present continuous (Thì hiện tại đơn và hiện tại tiếp diễn) sẽ giới thiệu tới các bạn về cấu trúc và cách dùng thì hiên tại đơn và thì hiện tài tiếp diễn. Mời các bạn cùng tìm hiểu và tham khảo nội dung thông tin tài liệu.
Grammar: Chapter 5 - The present perfect: Have/Has + V3 (Past participle). Continuing time Up to Now:
The present perfect connects the past with the present. Use the present perfect for
actions or states that began in the past and have continued up to the present time
and may continue into the future.
The present continuous is used to talk about present situations which we see as shortterm
or temporary. We use the present simple to talk about present situations which we
see as long-term or permanent.
In these examples, the action is taking place at the time of speaking.
• It's raining.
• Who is Kate talking to on the phone?
• Look, somebody is trying to steal that man's wallet.
• I'm not looking. My eyes are closed tightly.
Here are some more ways we use the simple present: 1 To give instructions/directions First, you boil some water and then you add the noodles and cook them for three minutes. When you exit the MTR station, cross King’s Road and go two blocks down. 2 To make promises I promise to be very careful with your digital camera. I swear never to let you down. 3 To tell stories (for immediacy) Then she goes to the door and opens it and the monster pops out! She finishes her homework and then the phone rings....
Present Continuous For Future Use Talking about the future in English Many students use only will or going to in order to talk about the future. However, it’s very common to use the present continuous to talk about the future, in the case of arrangements that are planned: + I’m having dinner with friends tonight. + She’s meeting David at the train station tomorrow. - He isn’t coming to the party. - We aren’t seeing our family this weekend.
From October-November, VNRC to deal with more than one complex dis showed its capacityaster at the
same time by continuing activities in response to HFMD, and in carrying out immediate action to reduce the
impact caused by the flooding in the Mekong delta area. In reality, VNRC has also included a component on
emergency health, focusing on disease prevention and health promotion activities to address the present
continuous increase in HFMD and dengue fever cases in the three affected provinces by the flood.
Ann đang ở trong xe. Cô ấy đang trên đường đi làm - She is driving to work (Cô ấy đang lái xe đi làm) Điều này có nghĩa là vào lúc này, ngay tại thời điểm chúng ta nói, cô ấy đang lái xe. Sau đây là thì Hiện tại tiếp diễn (Present Continuous) I am (= I’m) He/she/it is (=He’s,..v.v....) + driving We/they/you are (=we’re,..v.v..)
Languages are natural forms of communication; children quickly learn to communicate using their native language, and soon master the main rules of grammar or syntax without being taught.
Indeed, we cannot communicate efficiently if we do not master the essential principles of grammar or syntax. If we imagine language as a big highway, the road and the cars are the words, but the grammar is the road signs and markings that tell the cars and lorries where to go and how to drive. Without roadsigns, a big highway would quickly descend into total confusion....
Present continuous and present simple
Unit 3. Present continuous and present simple (1) A Hãy nghiên cứu các lời giải thích và so sánh các ví dụ sau: Present continuous (I am doing) Hãy dùng thì Present Continuous để diễn tả những sự việc xảy ra ngay lúc ta nói hay xung quanh thời điểm đó, và hành động chưa chấm dứt. The water is boiling. Can you turn it off? (Nước đang sôi. Bạn có thể tắt bếp được không) Listen to those people. What language are they speaking? (Hãy nghe những người kia.
Does grammar bother you? Does it inspire ﬁrst boredom, then fear? Since the virtual removal forty years ago of formal grammar teaching from our schools’ standard curriculum, such negative responses have increasingly characterised students and professionals alike. As this lively and accessible book sets out to prove, that is both unfortunate and unnecessary. Not only is grammar an enabling servant rather than a tyrannical set of absolute rules: it can also be fun.
While the current trend in the training industry is heading toward the use of the LCD Projector technology, the overhead projector is still the most popular presentation device used today.
Some presenters continue to misuse the overhead projector even though they have used them for years.
A Hãy nghiên cứu các lời giải thích và so sánh các ví dụ sau: Present continuous (I am doing) Hãy dùng thì Present Continuous để diễn tả những sự việc xảy ra ngay lúc ta nói hay xung quanh thời điểm đó, và hành động chưa chấm dứt. The water is boiling. Can you turn it off? (Nước đang sôi. Bạn có thể tắt bếp được không) Listen to those people. What language are they speaking? (Hãy nghe những người kia. Họ đang nói tiếng nước nào vậy?) Let’s go out. It isn’t raining now. (Mình ra ngoài...
Exercise 1: Fill each gap in the passage with the correct form of the word in brackets.
Maria Callas was the most (1) ………………………..(fame) soprano of the postwar period. Born in 1923, the Greek opera singer had a truly (2) …………………………..(wonder) voice and a passionate nature. She was known for her technical skill and (3) …………………........(enthusiastic) for hard work. She sang in all the world’s great opera houses, but her career was full of (4) …………………….(person) dramas.
hoose the word which is stressed differently from the rest.
1. A. language B. music C. feelings D. convey
2. A. integral B. entertain C. festival D. different
3. A. express B. mournful C. fairy D. modern
Choose the word whose underlined part is pronounced differently from that of the rest.
4. A. music B. busy C. noisy D. western
5. A. please B. chase C. paractise D. house
6. A. losing B. loosing C. raising D. rising
Choose the best answer to each of these following sentences....