When to use the present tense

The present tense is used to:

  • say what we do regularly
  • say what is happening now
  • describe what things are like

For example:

  • Toco la guitarra todos los días. - I play the guitar every day.
  • Estudio inglés y español. - I study English and Spanish.
  • Mi uniforme es muy feo. - My uniform is very ugly.