What Is Present Continuous Tense?
We use the present continuous tense to talk about an action or situation that is happening now.
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For most verbs, we add '-ing' to the base form, but when the verb ends in '-e', we remove it and add '-ing'.
e→ mak ing
e→ tak ing
e→ com ing
If the verb ends in a vowel + a consonant and if the last syllable is stressed, we double the consonant.
- plan → pla
- stop → sto
The present continuous tense is used to talk about an ongoing action that is happening now.