LESSON 15th: Present continuous or present simple?

Use the present continuous to talk about something which is happening at or around the time of speaking and temporary situation:

Anna is in London for three months. She is learning English

Anna è a Londra per tre mesi. Sta imparando l'Inglese

 

Use the present simple to talk about things in general or things which happen repeatedly and permanent situation:

Tom plays tennis every Saturday. Tom gioca a tennis il/ogni/tutti i   Sabato.

My parents live in London. I miei genitori vivono a Londra.

Category: 
Created by Andrea Poidomani