Notes On Simple Present Tense - CBSE Class 9 English Grammar


The verb are of three types;

  • Simple present
  • Simple past
  • simple future



The Simple Present simple states the action and there is nothing is said about its completeness. It is used to talk about an action which happens on a regular basis.

We use the simple present tense in the following situations:

1. The action is general or normal OR In case of universal truth and facts.
E.g. The Earth is round.
       The Earth revolves round the sun.

2. The habitual action.
E.g. She drinks coffee in the morning.
       He gets up early in the morning.

3. In conditional clause:
E.g. If you heat the wax, it melts.
       If Vivek works hard, he will pass in the exams.

Summary


The verb are of three types;

  • Simple present
  • Simple past
  • simple future



The Simple Present simple states the action and there is nothing is said about its completeness. It is used to talk about an action which happens on a regular basis.

We use the simple present tense in the following situations:

1. The action is general or normal OR In case of universal truth and facts.
E.g. The Earth is round.
       The Earth revolves round the sun.

2. The habitual action.
E.g. She drinks coffee in the morning.
       He gets up early in the morning.

3. In conditional clause:
E.g. If you heat the wax, it melts.
       If Vivek works hard, he will pass in the exams.

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