Yes-No Question Present Continuous Tense

Soal Yes-No Present Continuous

Rumus Yes-No Question Present Continuous Tense

Kalimat positive present continuous tense menggunakan linking verb “be” (am/is/are) sebagai komponen verb phrase-nya. Yes-no question dapat langsung dibuat dengan menukar posisi subject of verb (S) dan be.

Kalimat Positive:

S + be (am/is/are) + present participle

Yes-No Question:

Be (am/is/are) + S + present participle

Lihat juga:

Catatan:

  • is untuk subject berupa third person singular (Jack, a man, she, he, it)
  • am hanya untuk “I”
  • are untuk “you” dan plural subject (Jack and I, we, they)

Contoh Kalimat Yes-No Question Present Continuous Tense

No Kalimat Positive Yes-No Question
1 I’m still growing physically at the age of 19.
(Saya masih tumbuh secara fisik di umur 19 tahun.)
Am I still growing physically at the age of 19?
(Apakah saya masih tumbuh secara fisik di umur 19 tahun?)
2 You are reading a controversial book.
(Kamu sedang membaca buku yang kontroversial.)
Are you reading a controversial book?
(Apakah kamu sedang membaca buku yang kontroversial?)
3 She is working hard.
(Dia sedang bekerja dengan keras.)
Is she working hard?
(Apakah dia sedang bekerja dengan keras?)
4 They are laying on my bed.
(Mereka sedang berbaring di tempat tidur saya.)
Are they laying on my bed?
(Apakah mereka sedang berbaring di tempat tidur saya?)

Contoh Short Answer Response Present Continuous Tense

Yes-No Question Short Answer Response
  • Am I arriving early?
  • Are we arriving early?
  • Yes, you are.
  • No, you aren’t.
Is she/he/it arriving early?
  • Yes, she/he/it is.
  • No, she/he/it isn’t.
Are you arriving early?
  • Yes, I am.
  • No, I’m not.
Are they arriving early?
  • Yes. they are.
  • No, they aren’t

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Table of Contents:

  1. Present Continuous Tense
  2. Passive – Present Continuous Tense
  3. Negative – Present Continuous Tense
  4. Yes-No Question Present Continuous
  5. Wh- Question Present Continuous

Exercises:

References:

  1. Present Continuous: Negatives and Questions. http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/courses/elc/studyzone/330/grammar/pcontnq.htm. Accessed on March 13, 2016.
  2. Michael, Swan and Walter, Chaterine. 1990. The New Cambridge English Course. Cambridge University Press.
  3. Exercise 4: Present continuous: questions and short answers. https://elt.oup.com/student/project3rdedition/level1/unit6/grammar/exercise4?cc=us&selLanguage=en. Accessed on March 15, 2016.

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