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Present simple of the verb To Be

Present simple of the verb To Be

Author: Ljubica Ruzinska
  1. Learn about the Present simple tense of the verb To Be (affirmative, negative questions and short answers) 
  2. Finish some exercises which will help you understand the tense better. 

In this video tutorial you'll learn about Present simple tense of the verb To Be, how it's formed and when do we use it.  There are several examples through out the video followed by Practices, which you'll have to do. 

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Step 1


  1. Watch the video titled "Present simple tense of the verb To Be".
  2. Pause during the video (at the Practice parts) and do the exercises I have assigned for you in the Google Form bellow the video. Each section is clearly marked "Practice 1", Practice 2"...


Source: teacher Ljubica

Present simple tense of the verb To Be

Source: teacher Ljubica

Step 2: Practice form

Source: teacher Ljubica

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