Simple present

Introduction

SIMPLE PRESENT TENSE

Pengertian Simple Present Tense

Simple present tense adalah suatu bentuk kata kerja untuk menyatakan fakta, kebiasaan, atau kejadian yang terjadi pada saat ini. Bentuk kata kerja ini paling sering digunakan dalam bahasa Inggris.

Rumus Simple Present TenseContoh Simple Present Tense

kalimat positif (+):

S + verb-1/be (am/is/are)

She likes eating outThe children are naughty.

kalimat negatif (-):

  • S + auxiliary (do/does) + not + bare infinitive
  • S + be (am/is/are) + not

She doesn’t like eating outThe children aren’t naughty

kalimat interogatif (?):

  • do/does + S + bare infinitive
  • be (am/is/are) + S

Does she like eating outAre the children naughty

 

Task

Change the verb into the correct form:
1. London .....  (be) in England.
2. The summer .....  (be) hot.
3. She .....  (drive) very well.
4. They ..... (open) the store at 8:00.
5. Linda ..... (be) a very pretty girl.
6. I ..... (have) several jobs.
7. Water ...... (boil) at 100 degrees.
8. Water ..... (freeze) at 0 degrees.
9. My sister ..... (speak) English.
10. He ..... (have) a big apartment.
11. A triangle ..... (have) three corners.
12. My birthday ..... (be) in June.
13. Books .... (have) pages.
14. Dogs .... (be) good friends.
15. I ..... (work) hard.