5. I do/work/like等 (一般現在時)


They’re looking at their books.

They read a lot.

He’s eating an ice-cream.

He likes ice- cream.

they read / he likes/ I work等為一般現在時:


He works / she lives / it rains等:

I work in a shop. My brother works in a bank. (而不用My brother work)

Lucy lives in London. Her parents live in Scotland.

It rains a lot in winter.

I have    he/she/it has :

John has a shower every day.

B. 一般現在時可用來表示一般性的事實、有時或經常發生的事情:

I like big cities.

Your English is good.      You speak very well.

Tim works very hard. He starts at 7.30 and finishes at 8 o’clock in the evening.

The earth goes round the sun.

We do a lot of different things in our free time.

It costs a lot of money to build a hospital.


always/ never/ often/ usually/sometimes 常與一般現在時連用:

Sue always gets to work early.  (而不用Sue gets always)

I never eat breakfast.  (而不用I eat never)

We often go away at weekends.

Mark usually plays football on Sundays.

I sometimes walk to work, but not very often.