Simple Present, Exercise on Use


Put the verbs into the correct form.

  1. Paris (be) the capital of France.
  2. Hamlet (be) a play by Shakespeare.
  3. Mount Everest (reach) a height of 8848 metres.
  4. Water (boil) at 100C.
  5. Ice (melt) at 0C.
  6. The river Thames (flow) past the Houses of Parliament.
  7. The Olympic Games (take place) every four years.
  8. A waiter (work) in a restaurant.
  9. The earth (travel) around the sun in approximately 365 days.
  10. My father (speak) English.

Exercise on regularity