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Afirmative Negative Interrogative

S + am/is/are+ V-ing S + am not/'m not + V-ing Am/Is/Are + S + V-ing?
is not/isn't
are not/aren't Are you reading a book now?
Yes, I am.
I am washing the dishes now. I am not writing the paper now. No, I’m not.
We are playing football tonight. Jim isn’t watching TV right now. Is Jane playing the piano?
We aren’t visiting our friends Yes, she is.
tonight. No, she isn’t.

Verbele care se termina in -e (cu exceptia verbelor care se termina in -ee si -ie) pierd litera - e si adauga – ing:
hope – hoping; ride – riding; make – making; write - writing

Verbele care se termina in -ee adauga -ing:

agree – agreeing; flee – fleeing; see - seeing

Verbele care se termina in -ie schimba grupul -ie in – y si adauga – ing:

die – dying; tie – tying; lie - lying

Verbele care se termina in o vocala si o consoana (cu exceptia w, x, si y):

Cele care sunt monosilabice dubleaza consoana si adauga – ing:
jog – jogging; sit – sitting; run – running; stop - stopping

Cele care sunt bisilabice

- Daca prima silaba este accentuate doar adauga – ing:
answer – answering; offer – offering; listen – listening; visit – visiting

- Daca a doua silaba este accentuate, dubleaza consoana si adauga – ing:

admit – admitting; prefer – preferring; begin – beginning

Se foloseste pentru:

- Actiuni care au loc in momentul vorbirii:

The baby is sleeping at the moment.

- Situatii temporare:
Ann is working in London this weekend.

- Situatii schimbatoare:
The wind is getting stronger si stronger.

- Actiuni repetate cu always, constantly, continually, etc., care sunt :eranjate pentru vorbitor:
He is always asking interesting questions. (Here “always” means “constantly”)

- Aranjamente pentru viitor/Planuri peersonale de viitor:

I'm seeing Ann tonight.

now, at present, at the moment, today, tonight, this afternoon, this morning, this week, this year, this
part of the year,