Gramática Inglesa Online – Present Continuous

En esta clase de inglés de consejos rápidos en línea, aprenderá cómo usar el tiempo gramática Present Continuous.

El Present Continuous tiene cuatro usos.

  • 1. El presente continuo expresa una actividad que está sucediendo ahora.
    I am watching the TV.
    Mary is having a bath.
  • 2. El present continuous expresa una actividad que está sucediendo alrededor de ahora, pero no en este momento exacto.
    I am learning French in the night.
    I am reading a great book.
  • 3. El present continuous expresa una actividad temporal.
    My car is broken so I am walking to work this week.
  • 4. El present continuous expresa un arreglo futuro planificado.
    We are meeting the lawyer tomorrow morning.

¿Cómo construir Present Continuous?

  • 1. Oraciones afirmativas.
    I + am + verbo + ing. – I am reading a book.
    We, you, they + are + verbo + ing. – They are running a marathon.
    He, she, it + is + verbo + ing. – She is living in Dublin.
  • 2. Oraciones negativas.
    I + am (‘m) + not + verbo + ing. – I’m not reading a book.
    We, you, they are (aren’t) + not + verbo + ing. – They aren’t running a marathon.
    He, she, it + is not (isn’t) + verbo + ing. – She isn’t living in Dublin.
  • 3. Preguntas.
    Palabra Interrogativa + am + I + verb + ing. – When am I going to the doctor?
    Palabra Interrogativa + are + we, you, they + verb + ing. – When are they going to the doctor?
    Palabra Interrogativa + is + he, she, it + verb + ing. – When is he going to the doctor?