Present Simple Tense

I sing

The Present Simple tense is the most basic tense in English and uses the base form of the verb (except for the verb be). The only change from the base is the addition of s for third person singular.

In this lesson we look at the structure and use of the Present Simple tense, followed by a quiz to check your understanding:

Structure: how do we make the Present Simple?

Use: how do we use the Present Simple?

Present Simple quiz