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    The use of Present simple

    Hello,

    Could you tell me what use of present simple this is?

    'They come to dinner tonight.'

    Is this a situation that often or regularly happen or is it a part of a scheduled event?

    I think I could use 'they are coming,' 'they are going to come,' 'they will come' too, but not 'they will be coming' if I am right. Some online test are really confusing.

    Thanks

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    Re: The use of Present simple

    Quote Originally Posted by sondra View Post
    Hello,

    Could you tell me what use of present simple this is?

    'They come to dinner tonight.'

    Is this a situation that often or regularly happen or is it a part of a scheduled event?

    I think I could use 'they are coming,' 'they are going to come,' 'they will come' too, but not 'they will be coming' if I am right. Some online test are really confusing.

    Thanks
    It's not a natural sentence.

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