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Md. NazmulHoque M.A(B.Ed)
UchrongBonde Ali High School
Sherpur, Bogra-5840. ID No-07.
What can you see in the following pictures?
Picture –(1) playing football
Picture-(2) reading a book
Picture-(3) flying kite
Answer to the pictures clues
P-1) The children have been playing football for an hour.
P-2) A man has been reading a book since morning.
P-3) They have been flying kites for half an hour.
P-4) It has been raining cats and dogs since Monday.
Present Perfect Continuous Tense.
Subj- English 2nd paper
Class- Eight Unit-6
Time-45 mins, date-04/04/14
By the end of the lesson you will have learnt about-
a)the structure of present perfect continuous tense.
b) the use of period of time and point of time(for/since).
c) The use of right form of verbs in present perfect continuous tense.
Asking about the structure of present perfect continuous tense. (Individual work)
What can you guess from the following picture?
Children have been playing for an hour.
Solution to the question of
the structure of the tense.
have been/has been
Ing with base form of verbs
Asking about the use of period of time and the point of time. (pair work)
a)The farmer has been ploughing the land for two hours.
b)The old man has been suffering from
Fever since Sunday.
a)In which sentence has the use of period of time ?
b)In which sentence has the use of point of time?
Solution: The period of time has been used in sentence –
The point of time has been used in sentence-
Asking about the use of right form of verbs in present perfect continuous tense.(group work)
Correct the following sentences.
a)He is making a basket for two hours.
b)You are reading a book since morning.
c)I am writing a story for one month.
a)He has been making a basket for two hours.
b)You have been reading a book since
c)I have been writing a story for one month.
Fill in the gaps with right clues.
a)They have been – the pond for seven days(dig/digging/dug).
b)He has-living here since 2010(been/being/
c)The baby –been sleeping for three hours
a) digging. b)
Write five sentences with the tense.