Present Simple Tense Exercises and Worksheets
- The present simple is fundamental for English language learners.
- It is also pretty tricky to teach.
- It is easy to get diverted off track into areas beyond the students’ abilities (or interest).
Present simple listening/speaking execises
Parts of speech exercises for present simple (PDF)
Likes/dislikes and make/do collocations: present simple exercise (PDF)
Basic collocations in present simple tense for take, have & go worksheet (with pictures) (PDF)
List of present simple questions (no answers)
Present simple: Timed Pair Practice for Fluency
There is/there are card game
Question Words: Choose the correct question word
Question words: Fill in who, what, how, when, where.
Stative verbs worksheet – Exercises 1
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Making present simple questions (PDF)
Expressing agreement in the present simple (PDF)
Present simple quiz with a nice variety of exercises (PDF)
Present simple: complete the sentences & questions (PDF)
Present simple third person exercise (PDF)
Present simple tense worksheet (PDF)
Present tense sentences & question building worksheet (1 page PDF)
Make, pay, have, give, take, hold collocations worksheet (PDF)
Present simple or Present continuous? (PDF)