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    Timeline-The boys are playing baseball today.

    Hello, dear teachers.
    Could you please tell me if the timelines below are correct? Thank you very much.
    1. The boys are playing baseball today.

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    2. The boys are playing baseball now.

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    3. The boys play baseball every day.

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    4. Amy has written a novel this year.

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    #2

    Re: Timeline-The boys are playing baseball today.

    Hello, dear teachers.
    Could you please click the pictures to see if the timelines below are OK? Thank you very much.

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    Re: Timeline-The boys are playing baseball today.

    I am not sure about the fourth- the present perfect simple suggests that she has finished the novel to me.

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