Present: I am tall – fixed state
Present continuous: He is walking to the shop. – changing state
More examples of the present tense.
I like dogs.
You play well.
She is small.
The room is big.
Continuous tense (present participle)
We are playing.
The car is driving slow.
Shhh! We are watching the movie!
We take the verb and add -ing
watch -> watching
eat -> eating
sleep -> sleeping
stream -> streaming
If the word ends in e, we omit/leave out the e to make the word easier to read
debate -> debating (looks much better than “debateing” right?!)
take -> taking
bake -> baking