ESL Grammar Exercises

Present Continuous Tense

Negative Sentences

 
In this ESL grammar worksheets, students practice making negative present continuous tense sentences using "am not", "is not", and "are not".

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Present Continuous Tense (5)

 

 

To make a negative sentence, just add “not” after the “Be verb”:

 

 

I

am not

working

making

talking

sitting

running

flying

hard in school.

too much noise!

about a movie.

on a chair.

very fast.

high in the sky.

You

We

They

are not

He

She

It

is not

 

 

 

Complete the sentences below with the “Be verb + not + verb-ing”:

 

 

1. Don _______________ baseball because he’s sick.

 

 

2. They _______________ TV because they are in trouble.

 

 

3. He _______________ fast because he is sick.

 

 

4. I _______________ my homework right now.

 

 

5. Charles and Dan _______________ lunch at school.

 

 

6. Stella _______________ with her friends right now.

 

 

7. Tina _______________ with her cat right now.

 

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