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    Present Simple or Present Continuous

    In the book Essential Grammar in Use on page 43 there is a sentence: When does Sarah start her new job?


    It is PS, but I think it have to be PC with future meaning. When is Sarah starting her new job?

    What did I miss?

    Thanks for your help.

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    Re: Present Simple or Present Continuous

    The simple present can refer to the future according to http://www.grammaring.com/present-si...nd-itineraries
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    Re: Present Simple or Present Continuous

    Either form works in that sentence, with no difference in meaning.
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    Re: Present Simple or Present Continuous

    This might interest you: Ways of Expressing the Future in English

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