5. The Present Continuous Tense

When you wish to say that something is happening now or at this moment, you should use the Present Continuous Tense.

I am writing We are writing

You are writing You are writing

He/She/It is writing They are writing

  • It is raining (now).
  • (It is raining at this moment.)
  • The sun is shining (now).
  • The sun is setting (now).
  • My father is writing a letter (now).