Forming a sentence in simple present tense
Subject + verb(present form) + object
1. Use simple present tense to describe thing that are always true, or situations that exist now, and as far as we know will go on indefinitely.
- It takes me ten minutes to go to school
- Mangroves grow in estuaries
- He plays guitar brilliantly
2. Use simple present tense to talk about habitual actions.
- He smokes cigarette
- Aisha takes a cup of milk every night before going to bed
3. Use simple present tense to talk about things that happen on a regular basis or regular intervals.
- We go to America in June every year
- Recruits take physical training lessons every morning
- We have a family gathering on Friday every week
- World Cup Football Tournament is held once in every four years
4. Use simple present tense to express feelings and emotions that are true at the time of speaking.
- Seema loves her mother
- I hate liars and cowards
- We don’t like to go on hunting
5. Use simple present tense for scheduled actions that will begin in the future.
- The school reopens on Monday
- The bus leaves at 7:30 am in the morning