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…