Lesson 57 - The Present Continuous + Present Perfect Continuous
Watch the video of Betty Jean the juggler, then answer the question.
Review of the Present Continuous: what is the interviewer's question? Type it!
What are you doing?
What do you do?
What have you been doing?
Click on all the correct answers
Betty Jean"s juggling now (present continuous) and she has been juggling for 10 minutes (Present Perfect Continuous).
Juggle (verb) has 4 definitions. Here are 2 important ones:
1. To keep two or more objects in the air at one time by throwing them in the air and catching them. Example: Betty Jean is juggling clubs. She also juggles balls.
2. To manipulate in order to deceive, to cheat: to juggle figures in the accounting books.
Example: Look at the picture. This accountant (bookkeeper) juggled the figures for his company. Now he is in prison!
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