Present Simple- Ask and Tell Game

Level: Beginner

Topic: General

Grammar Topic: Verbs and Tenses

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Present Simple Ask and Tell Game

Instructions
Pick a card and make any personal question from it you like, e.g. “How often do you eat 
candy?” with “candy”, “Do you often do you forget birthdays?” with “forget” or “How much 
do you spend on make up?” with “make up”. Another person will flip a coin. If you call 
Heads” or “Tails” correctly you can choose one person to ask that question to, but if you 
call wrongly you will have to answer the question!

Cards to photocopy and cut up

junk food

candy

miss

forget

oversleep

late

nose

shower

brush

money

shout

angry

floss

deodorant

make up

dream

shave

mirror

social media

internet

magazine

speak

complain

alcohol

exercise

hangover

homework

self-study

bad

date

wear

buy

think about

in bed

vote

bathroom

gamble/ bet

hair

clean/ wash

tidy

Written by Alex Case for UsingEnglish.com © 2014

Present Simple Ask and Tell Game
Suggested questions

“Do you (often)…?”

“How long/ How much time does it take you to…?”

“How   many   times   a   day/   week/   month/   year   do   you…?”
“How long/ How much time do you (spend)…?”

“How much (money) do you spend on…?”

“How often do you…?” 

“How/ What/ When/ Where/ Who/ How much/ How many/ Whose/ Which…. do you
(usually)…?”
“What sort of/ kind of…?”

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Present Simple Ask and Tell Game
Suggested questions

“Do you (often)…?”

“How long/ How much time does it take you to…?”

“How   many   times   a   day/   week/   month/   year   do   you…?”
“How long/ How much time do you (spend)…?”

“How much (money) do you spend on…?”

“How often do you…?” 

“How/ What/ When/ Where/ Who/ How much/ How many/ Whose/ Which…. do you
(usually)…?”
“What sort of/ kind of…?”

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Present Simple Ask and Tell Game
Suggested questions

“Do you (often)…?”

“How long/ How much time does it take you to…?”

“How   many   times   a   day/   week/   month/   year   do   you…?”
“How long/ How much time do you (spend)…?”

“How much (money) do you spend on…?”

“How often do you…?” 

“How/ What/ When/ Where/ Who/ How much/ How many/ Whose/ Which…. do you
(usually)…?”
“What sort of/ kind of…?”

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Present Simple Ask and Tell Game
Suggested questions

“Do you (often)…?”

“How long/ How much time does it take you to…?”

“How   many   times   a   day/   week/   month/   year   do   you…?”
“How long/ How much time do you (spend)…?”

“How much (money) do you spend on…?”

“How often do you…?” 

“How/ What/ When/ Where/ Who/ How much/ How many/ Whose/ Which…. do you
(usually)…?”
“What sort of/ kind of…?”

Written by Alex Case for UsingEnglish.com © 2014