The simple present expresses an action in the present taking place once, never or several times. It is also used for actions that take place one after another and for actions that are set by a timetable or schedule. The simple present also expresses facts in the present.
- am with the personal pronoun II
- is with the personal pronouns he, she or it (or with the singular form of nouns)
- are with the personal pronouns we, you or they (or with the plural form of nouns)
example: I am hungry.
|I||I am.||I am not.|
|he/she/it||He is.||He is not.|
|you/we/they||You are.||You are not.|
Exercise on Form with 'be'