Present Simple

The Present Simple is used:

  • To describe permanent situations.
  • Tina lives in London

  • To describe repeated/habitual actions.
  • He wakes up at 7:30 every morning

  • To talk about general truths.
  • Water boils 100°C

  • To refer to the plot of a book, film, etc.
  • Harry Potter lives with his uncle Vernon

  • In sport commentaries.
  • Jefferson shoots and he scores!

  • In exclamatory sentences with "Here" and "There".
  • He comes Uncle Harry!