Voz Activa - Presente

Active Voice - Present

El tiempo Presente (Present) responde a la pregunta: What happens? (¿Qué pasa?) o What is happening? (¿Qué está pasando?).

Las expresiones se estructuran en forma No Continua o forma Continua:
• Sujeto + verbo en presente (I work).
• Sujeto + am/are/is + verbo en progresivo (I am working).

  1. Presente
I work
I am working
  2. Presente Perfecto
I have worked
I have been working
  3. Pasado
I worked
I was working
  4. Pasado Perfecto
I had worked
I had been working
  5. Futuro
I will work
I will be working
  6. Futuro Perfecto
I will have worked
I will have been working
  7. Futuro - going to
I am going to work
I am going to be working
  8. Futuro Perfecto - going to
I am going to have worked
I am going to have been working
  9. Futuro - en pasado
I was going to work
I was going to be working
10. Futuro Perfecto - en pasado
I was going to have worked
I was going to have been working
11. Condicional
I would work
I would be working
12. Condicional Perfecto
I would have worked
I would have been working
13. Modales
I (can, could, ...) work
I (can, could, ...) be working
14. Modales + have
I (can, could, ...) have worked
I (can, could, ...) have been working
15. Imperativos
Work!
Let's work!
Formas no continuas - Formas continuas

Present - Forma no continua

What happens? - ¿Qué pasa?
I work - Trabajo

  • The sun rises in the East and sets in the West.
    El sol sale por el este y se pone por el oeste.
  • Mr. Jackson goes to work by taxi every day.
    El Sr. Jackson va en taxi a trabajar todos los días.
  • We sometimes dine at Peter's.
    A veces cenamos en lo de Peter.
  • I always wake up before 7 a.m.
    Me despierto siempre a las 7:00 a.m.
  • When it rains, animals find shelter under trees.
    Cuando llueve, los animales se refugian debajo de los árboles.
  • Rex does not live in Chicago.
    Rex no vive en Chicago.
  • They are vegetarians so they do not eat meat.
    Son vegetarianos por lo que no comen carne.
  • How often do you take your dog for a walk?
    ¿Cada cuánto sacas a pasear a tu perro?
  • Does Betsy speak English?
    ¿Betsy habla inglés?

Present - Forma continua

What is happening? - ¿Qué está pasando?
I am working - Estoy trabajando

  • You are reading a sentence now.
    Usted está leyendo una oración ahora.
  • Someone is listening to the radio at this moment.
    Alguien está escuchando la radio en este momento.
  • Bill is writing a new novel.
    Bill está escribiendo una nueva novela.
  • My children are not playing the guitar right now.
    Mis hijos no están tocando la guitarra en este preciso momento.
  • Is Mary studying now?
    ¿Mary está estudiando ahora?