It's Time To Change Yourself

PRESENT PROGRESSIVE

It is used to express a running or ongoing action at present time. It expresses an action which is in progress at the time of speaking. And also it used for a future plan which we plan.

Middle Of An Action

When we are in Middle Of An Action.

Formula: Subject + Helping Verb + Verb(ing) + Object
  • I am giving a lecture.
  • Ali is sleeping.
  • We are taking the class.
  • Negative: I am not giving a lecture.
  • Interrogative: Am I giving a lecture?
  • Neg. Int: Am I not giving a lecture?

Rules

There are some basic rules.

  • I = Am( I am a Student )
  • You = Are( You are a Student )
  • They = Are( They are Students )
  • We = Are( We are Students )
  • He = Is( He is a Student )
  • She = Is( She is a Student )
  • It = Is( It Is a Pen )
  • Any Name = Is( Ali is a Student )

Changing & Development

It talks about changing & development.

Formula: Subject + Helping Verb + Verb (ing) + Object
  • Alina is getting fat.
  • Ali is getting clever.
  • They are getting smart.
  • Negative: He is not getting fat.
  • Interrogative: Is he getting fat?
  • Neg. Int: Is he not getting fat?

Temporary Situation

When we do something for a short period of time.

Formula: Subject + Helping Verb + Verb (ing) + Object
  • I am having lunch.
  • Ali is watching a movie.
  • They are riding a bicycle.
  • Negative: I am not having lunch.
  • Interrogative: Am I having lunch?
  • Neg. Int: Am I not having lunch?

For Future

When We have planned to do something in future.

Formula: Subject + Helping Verb + Verb(ing) + Object
  • I am going to Dubai next week.
  • She is making pizza tonight.
  • We are meeting tomorrow.
  • Negative: She is not making pizza tonight.
  • Interrogative: Is she making pizza tonight?
  • Neg. Int: Is she not making pizza tonight?