Poll: I ____ a lot about their plans.
I ____ a lot about their plans.
Either can be used depending on the situation or context in which the statement is made.
I am hearing a lot about thier plans mean a lot of discussion is on going now a days about their plan. Not at the present moment but now a days.
answer SOON please!
Hear is a stative verb, being so, it should never be used in continuous.