Quick answer
"Continuous" is an adjective which is often translated as "continuo", and "present simple" is a noun which is often translated as "el presente simple". Learn more about the difference between "continuous" and "present simple" below.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (constant)
a. continuo
Learning a new language is a continuous and cumulative process.Aprender un idioma nuevo es un proceso continuo y acumulativo.
b. ininterrumpido
I'm looking forward to a continuous weekend of rest and relaxation.Estoy esperando un fin de semana ininterrumpido de descanso y relajación.
2. (grammar)
a. continuo
Don't use the continuous tense unless you are describing an ongoing action.No uses el tiempo continuo a menos que estés describiendo una acción en desarrollo.
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present simple
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (grammar)
a. el presente simple
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The regular verbs in English only have two different forms in present simple.Los verbos regulares en inglés solo tienen dos formas diferentes en el presente simple.
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