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Present Progressive: Quiz #1

A. Select the correct form of estar.

1. Juan hablando español.
John is speaking Spanish.


2. Yo escribiendo una carta.
I am writing a letter.


3. Los niños jugando.
The children are playing.


4. Juan y yo viniendo.
John and I are coming.


B. Write the present participle for each regular -ar, -er and -ir verb.

5. hablar


6. comer


7. vivir


C. Write the present participle for the following -ir stem-changing verbs.

8. conseguir


9. pedir


10. repetir


11. seguir


12. sentir


13. servir


14. venir


D. Write the present participle for the following orthographic changing verbs.

15. caer


16. creer


17. leer


18. oír


19. construir


20. huir



E. Suggested writing exercise: Write ten sentences using the present progressive in each.

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