Past Simple / Past Continuous 2

Welcome to your Past Simple / Past Continuous 2

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Read and choose the correct form.

1. Ted _____ (work) in a bank many years ago.
2. Sue _____ (play) the piano last holidays.
3. We met her at the bus stop. She ___________ (wait) for the bus.
4. She  _____ (drive) a car last month.
5. Mr. Rambler , what _______ you ______ (do) at 6.30 ?
6. Ted _____ (get up) early this morning.
7. My boss  _______ (write) an English exercise at that time yesterday.
8. I __ (not/listen) to music when the murder happened.
9. When I called my grandmother, she ____ (play) monopoly.
10. You _____ (sleep) on a sofa last night.
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Read and choose the correct form.

1. Kathy _____ (fall) off the ladder when she _____ (paint) the wall.
2. The car _____ (brake) down while they _____ (drive) along the road.
3. How fast _____ you _____(drive) when the accident _____ (happen).
4. The Titanic _____ (cross) the Atlantic when it _____(strike)  an iceberg.
5.  They _____(sit) down to dinner when the doorbell ______ (ring).
6. Somebody _____ (knock) on the front door while I _____ (have) breakfast.
7. Peter _____(not/feel) very well, so he _____ (consult) his doctor.
8. When the ambulance _____ (arrive), the patient _____ (sleep) like a child.
9. Yesterday while I ______ (walk) down Cherry Lane, I ______ (meet) my friend Thomas.
10. What _____ you _____ (do) yesterday? — I _____(translate) a very long article.
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