Present simple exercises online
You will find eight interactive online exercises practising the use and form of present tenses at the Present simple and continuous online see the red menu on the left).
Worksheets (printable exercises pdf)
You can download the following printable worksheets in pdf with present simple exercises for elementary students for free and print them easily.
Do, does in yes | no questions
Don't, doesn't in negative sentences
The third person singular
The 3rd person -s, -es, -ies endings 1 Complete the story about little Samuel in the 3rd person singular.
The 3rd person -s, -es, -ies endings 2 Choose and write correct verbs in the third person singular to fill the gaps.
Key with answers C
Simple present tense grammar rules (pdf)
In the following grammar rules you will find the form and use of the simple present tense with typical examples from everyday English. You can also download them to your computer and print them.
- If you want printable grammar rules on all English tenses and a lof of other English verb forms, have a look at E-grammar rules in the menu on the left (see the first item).
- If you prefer a printable test to practise present tenses, go to Esl worksheets.
- You can also read the rules on all the simple and continuous tenses online (see the menu).