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The sun is shining. #1 (permalink) Mon Sep 10, 2012 13:50 pm   The sun is shining.
 

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ESL/EFL Test #188 "Verb Tense Practice (5)", question 4

The sun is .......... Let's spend some time outside today.

(a) shine
(b) shone
(c) shining
(d) shines

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #188 "Verb Tense Practice (5)", answer 4

The sun is shining. Let's spend some time outside today.

Correct answer: (c) shining

Your answer was: incorrect
The sun is shine. Let's spend some time outside today.
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Why shining is incorrect?

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The sun is shining. #2 (permalink) Mon Sep 10, 2012 13:54 pm   The sun is shining.
 

The sun is shining is correct. You need the present progressive.

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