Grammatik Englisch – Present Perfect Progressive

Bildung des Present Perfect Progressive

  • P: He has been speaking.
  • N: He has not been speaking.
  • F: Has he been speaking?

Anwendung des Present Perfect Progressive

Das Present Perfect Progressive bezieht sich auf Handlungen, die in der Vergangenheit anfingen und bis in die Gegenwart (oder kurz vorher) andauerten. Die Handlung selbst bzw. die Dauer der Handlung steht dabei im Vordergrund (nicht das beabsichtigte Ergebnis der Handlung).

Signalwörter des Present Perfect Progressive

all day, for 4 years, since 1993, how long?, the whole week

Ausführliche Erläuterung und Übungen zum Present Perfect Progressive

Übung zum Present Perfect Progressive

Ergänzen Sie die Sätze im Present Perfect Progressive.

  1. We (do) business since 1995.
  2. Mister Vincent (wait) in the entrance hall for 20 minutes already.
  3. Our company (supply) pumps for almost 20 years.
  4. I need a break - I (type) in those numbers for three hours now.
  5. These customers (purchase) our machines for over a decade.
  6. For the last 30 minutes, I (try) to get through to Misses Ryan.
  7. Jane (work / not) here for two years, but for five years.
  8. How long (you / learn) English?
  9. Marta is completely out of breath. (she / run) ?
  10. (you / read) the catalogue?