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    Simple present vs simple present continuous and Simple past vs simple past continuous

    Hi, I am confusing about when we should use simple present and simple present continuous and also simple past and simple past continuous? For example, we can use simple present for the sentences " She reads a book " and also use simple past continuous " She is reading a book ". On the other hand, we can use simple past for the sentences " She read a book " and also use simple past continuous " She was reading a book ".

    Can anyone explain it to me? It is better if it can have some examples. Thanks in advances.

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    Re: Simple present vs simple present continuous and Simple past vs simple past contin

    Hello, yoriko520.
    I'd recommend you learn some basic grammar.

    Tenses
    English Grammar | LearnEnglish | British Council | present simple
    English Grammar | LearnEnglish | British Council | past simple

    I hope you will learn a lot from those websites.

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    Re: Simple present vs simple present continuous and Simple past vs simple past contin

    Thanks.

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