Present simple and Present Continuous
Put the verbs in the correct tense: Present Simple or Present Continuous.
Every year, about 2 milion people (1)...(enjoy) the Hotting Hill Carnival in west London. The carnival always (2)...(take) place on the last weekend in August. It (3)...(begin) on saturday and (4)...(end) on Monday. During those three days, bands (5)...(play) Caribbean music and lorries (6)...(carry) dancers down the narrow streets. Thousands of people (7)...(follow) the lorries and (8)...(dance) behind them.
Meilin Sancho is one of the costume makers for the carnival. She told Opportunities, 'At the moment I'm very busy. I (9)...(make) butterfly costumes for twenty-five children. 'In the photo, one of the children(10)...(try) on her butterfly costume and Meilin (11)...(help) her with her mask.
Meilin (12)... (make) costumes for carnival every year. She (13)...(not get) any money for it. 'I (14)...(do) it every year because I (15)...(enjoy) it,' she told Opportunities. 'I (16)...(like) making costumes.
I (17)...(not make) them to get rich.'