Present Perfect Continuous Tense –Structures, Usages,Examples

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15-10-2018

Present Perfect Continuous


Present Perfect Continuous Tense Usages :

  1. An Action Started in the Past and in Progress Up to Present
  2. An Action has been in Progress Up to the recent Past


Present Perfect Continuous Tense –Structures, Usages,Examples

Learn Present Perfect Continuous Tense Usages, Structures, and Examples in English Language / Grammar with the Video Lecture , simple Present Perfect Continuous tense exercises

Present Perfect Continuous Tense : Usages Explanation

Explanation of First Usage : For Example your Heart has been beating for 35 years so here means is that an action started and still continue

Explanation of Second Usage : Action Started in Past And recently it was finished

Present Perfect Continuous Tense Structure

Sub + Have/Has + Been + Ving + object
Subject = Means Who or what perform the action
Verb = A word which is used to indicate the act is called verb
Since = Starting Point Of Action (You Will Understand More When you see the Examples)
Have = With Plural Noun/Names ex:They,We,I,You Etc

Present Perfect Continuous

| Examples |

  1. I have working For Two Hours
  2. She has been Sleeping Since 4
  3. They have been Taking Dinner Since 9 O'Clock
  4. She has been Working for 2 Days
  5. I Have been Working for my website for 3 Years
  6. He has been Taking a Class since 4 O'Clock
  7. It has been running Since Morning
  8. I Have been riding a Bike Since Night
  9. You have been playing football for 1 hour
  10. I have been going to School Since 4
  11. They have been Taking Dinner for 1 hour
  12. We have been doing your work since afternoon
  13. He have been attending the English Language Class for 2 years
  14. She has been completing her work since night
  15. They has been coming here for 1 week
  16. I have been teaching English for 13 years
  17. We have been waiting for you since night
  18. She has been dancing for 1 hour
  19. It has been installing for 3 week
  20. It has been starting since 1:00pm
  21. We have been thinking since afternoon
  22. They have been drinking for 20 minutes
  23. They have been taking Class since 1994
  24. She has been making Cake for 3 hours
  25. He has been using since 2:00 am
  26. He has been operating Computer since morning
  27. He has been trying to open the door for 2 hours
  28. She has been watching T.v since 1994
  29. We have been Sleeping for 1 hour
  30. I have been reading a book since morning
  31. You have been memorizing
  32. She has been beating you
  33. He has been running for half an hour
  34. We have been laughing since Monday
  35. We have been doing fun since July
  36. Ihave been closing a door since 4 hours
  37. We have been riding a bike since college
  38. She has been using makeup since last summer.
  39. She has been cleaning her room since yesterday.
  40. They have been Working with us since Sunday.
  41. She has been helping me since he died
  42. I have been checking since this month.
  43. He has been searching Since you're tired
  44. They have been developing since 1987
  45. They have been doing bodybuilding since my childhood
  46. She has been inventing something since your first invention
  47. We have been living since 1980
  48. It has been running for 5 hours
  49. I have been changing my hard drive since yesterday

Present Perfect Continuous Tense: Negative Structure

Sub + Have/Has + not + Been + Ving + object
[ Have not Have n't And Has not Hasn't : Are same but Have Not is the formal Way ]

Present Perfect Continuous Tense

| Negative : exercises |

  1. I have not been working For Two Hours
  2. She has not been Sleeping Since 4
  3. They have not been Taking Dinner Since 9 O’clock
  4. She has not been Working for 2 Days
  5. I Have not been Working for my website for 3 Years
  6. He has not been Taking a Class since 4 O’clock
  7. It has not been running Since Morning
  8. I Have not been riding a Bike Since Night
  9. You have not been playing football for 1 hour
  10. I have not been going to School Since 4
  11. They have not been Taking Dinner for 1 hour
  12. We have not been doing your work since afternoon
  13. He have not been attending the English Language Class for 2 years
  14. She has not been completing her work since night
  15. They has not been coming here for 1 week
  16. I have not been teaching English for 13 years
  17. We have not been waiting for you since night
  18. She has not been dancing for 1 hour
  19. It has not been installing for 3 week
  20. It has not been starting since 1:00pm
  21. We have not been thinking since afternoon
  22. They have not been drinking for 20 minutes
  23. They have not been taking Class since 1994
  24. She has not been making Cake for 3 hours
  25. He has not been using since 2:00 am
  26. He has not been operating Computer since morning
  27. He has not been trying to open the door for 2 hours
  28. She has not been watching TV since 1994
  29. We have not been Sleeping for 1 hour
  30. I have not been reading a book since morning
  31. You have not been memorizing
  32. She has not been beating you
  33. He has not been running for half an hour
  34. We have not been laughing since Monday
  35. We have not been doing fun since July
  36. Ihave not been closing a door since 4 hours
  37. We have not been riding a bike since college
  38. She has not been using makeup since last summer.
  39. She has not been cleaning her room since yesterday.
  40. They have not been Working with us since Sunday.
  41. She has not been helping me since he died
  42. I have not been checking since this month.
  43. He has not been searching Since you're tired
  44. They have not been developing since 1987
  45. They have not been doing bodybuilding since my childhood
  46. She has not been inventing something since your first invention
  47. We have not been living since 1980
  48. It has not been running for 5 hours
  49. I have not been changing my hard drive since yesterday

Present Perfect Continuous Tense : Interrogative Structure

Has/Have + sub + Been + vIng + object?

Present Perfect Continuous Tense

| Interrogative : Examples - exercises|

  1. Have I been working For Two Hours?
  2. Has She been Sleeping Since 4 ?
  3. Have They been Taking Dinner Since 9 O'Clock ?
  4. Has She been Working for 2 Days ?
  5. Have I been Working for my website for 3 Years?
  6. Has He been Taking a Class since 4 O'Clock?
  7. Have They been Speaking English Since Birth?
  8. Has It been Operating Since Morning?
  9. Have I been riding Bike Since Night?
  10. Have You been playing football for 1 hour?
  11. Have We been doing you work since afternoon?
  12. He been attending the English Language Class for 2 years?
  13. Has She been completing her work since night?
  14. Have They been coming here for 1 week?
  15. Have You been playing football since morning?
  16. Have I been teaching English for 13 years?
  17. Have We been waiting for you since night?
  18. Has She been dancing for 1 hour?
  19. Has It been installing for 3 week?
  20. Has It been starting since 1:00pm?
  21. Have We been thinking since afternoon?
  22. Have They been drinking for 20 minutes?
  23. Have They been taking Classes since 1994?
  24. Has He been using since 2:00 am?
  25. Has He been operating Computer since morning?
  26. Has He been trying to open the door for 2 hours?
  27. Has She been watching T.v since 1994?
  28. Has She been washing dishes since the arrival of his father?
  29. Have We been Sleeping for 1 hour?
  30. Have I been reading a book since morning?
  31. Have You been memorizing?
  32. Has She been beating you?
  33. Have We been laughing since Monday?
  34. Have We been doing fun since July?
  35. Has I been closing a door since 4 hours?
  36. Have We been riding a bike since college?
  37. Has She been using make-up since last summer?.
  38. Has She been cleaning her room since yesterday?.
  39. Have They been Working with us since Sunday?.
  40. Has She been helping me since he died?
  41. Have They been forgiving him since last month.?
  42. Have I been checking since this month?.
  43. He been searching Since you're tired?
  44. Have They been been developing since 1987?
  45. Have They been doing bodybuilding since my childhood?
  46. Has She been inventing something since your first invention?
  47. Have We been living since 1980?
  48. Has It been running for 5 hours?
  49. Have I been changing my hard drive since yesterday?

Present Perfect Continuous: Interrogative Structure

Has/Have + sub + not + Been + Ving + Object?

Present Perfect Continuous

| Interrogative : Negative - Examples |

  1. Have I not been working For Two Hours?
  2. Has She not been Sleeping Since 4 ?
  3. Have They not been Taking Dinner Since 9 O'Clock ?
  4. Has She not been Working for 2 Days ?
  5. Have I not been Working for my website for 3 Years?
  6. Has He not been Taking a Class since 4 O'Clock?
  7. Have They not been Speaking English Since Birth?
  8. Has It not been Operating Since Morning?
  9. Have I not been riding Bike Since Night?
  10. Have You not been playing football for 1 hour?
  11. Have We not been doing you work since afternoon?
  12. He not been attending the English Language Class for 2 years?
  13. Has She not been completing her work since night?
  14. Have They not been coming here for 1 week?
  15. Have You not been playing football since morning?
  16. Have I not been teaching English for 13 years?
  17. Have We not been waiting for you since night?
  18. Has She not been dancing for 1 hour?
  19. Has It not been installing for 3 week?
  20. Has It not been starting since 1:00pm?
  21. Have We not been thinking since afternoon?
  22. Have They not been drinking for 20 minutes?
  23. Have They not been taking Classes since 1994?
  24. Has He not been using since 2:00 am?
  25. Has He not been operating Computer since morning?
  26. Has He not been trying to open the door for 2 hours?
  27. Has She not been watching T.v since 1994?
  28. Has She not been washing dishes since the arrival of his father?
  29. Have We not been Sleeping for 1 hour?
  30. Have I not been reading a book since morning?
  31. Have You not been memorizing?
  32. Has She not been beating you?
  33. Have We not been laughing since Monday?
  34. Have We not been doing fun since July?
  35. Has I not been closing a door since 4 hours?
  36. Have We not been riding a bike since college?
  37. Has She not been using make-up since last summer?.
  38. Has She not been cleaning her room since yesterday?.
  39. Have They not been Working with us since Sunday?.
  40. Has She not been helping me since he died?
  41. Have They not been forgiving him since last month.?
  42. Have I not been checking since this month?.
  43. He not been searching Since you're tired?
  44. Have They not been not been developing since 1987?
  45. Have They not been doing bodybuilding since my childhood?
  46. Has She not been inventing something since your first invention?
  47. Have We not been living since 1980?
  48. Has It not been running for 5 hours?
  49. Have I not been changing my hard drive since yesterday?