Please don’t make so much noise I’m studying.
Steve isn’t working today, he has the day off.
Are you watching the TV? Or can I turn it off?
I’m reading a fantastic book, I’ll lend it to you when I’m finished.
Charles isn’t playing football this season.
Is Diane taking a photography course?
The Millers are having a barbeque this weekend.
Wendy isn’t going away this week, she has too much work to do.
Are you going fishing on Saturday?
*NOTE: that we do not normally use state verbs in the continuous form (ie: know, love,
believe, want, etc.).
I know how to use a computer. (not: I’m knowing)
Bob doesn’t like pizza. (not: Bob is not liking)
Does she want to buy a car? (not: Is she wanting)