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Present Progressive -for quiz

In Spanish, the present progressive is only used to describe an action that is in the process of taking place. In English the present progressive is formed by combining the verb "to be" with the present participle. (The present participle is merely the "-ing" form of a verb.) I am studying. I am studying with María. In order to form the present progressive in Spanish , you must know how to conjugate the verb "estar", and how to form "the present participle". You already know how to conjugate the…
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I am talking.
(Yo) estoy hablando.
Maria is working.
Maria está trabajando .
Carlos and I are playing tennis.
Carlos y yo estamos jugando tenis.
Daniel is practicing soccer.
Daniel está practicando fútbol.
Javier is using the computer.
Javier está usando la computadora.
You are listening to music.
(Tú) estás escuchando música.
Carmen is talking on the phone.
Carmen está hablando por teléfono.
My friends are dancing.
Mis amigos están bailando.
My dad is walking.
Mi padre está caminando.
Y'all are singing.
Vosotros estáis cantando.
Mario is singing and playing the guitar.
Mario está cantando y tocando la guitarra.
We are eating pizza.
Nosotros estamos comiendo pizza.
The dog is swimming.
El perro está nadando.
You are playing basketball.
Tú estás jugando básquetbol.
He is drawing.
Él está dibujando.
She is writing.
Ella está escribiendo.
You are reading in the class.
Tú estás leyendo en la clase.
The dog is running very fast.
El perro está corriendo muy rápido.
What are you eating?
¿Qué estás comiendo?
We are learning Spanish.
Nosotros estamos aprendiendo español.
What are you doing?
¿Qué estás haciendo?
What am I doing?
¿Qué estoy haciendo?
What are you reading?
¿Qué estás leyendo?
Susana and I are watching a movie.
Susana y yo estamos mirando una película.
I am believing in Santa.
Yo estoy creyendo en Papa Noel.
Y'all are studying a lot!
¡Vosotros estáis estudiando mucho!
She is drinking water in class.
Ella está bebiendo agua en la clase.
You are sharing your pizza.
Tú estás compartiendo tu pizza.

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