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Compare Past Simple and Past Continuous Tenses

A short quiz to practise your knowledge of the use of these tenses

Past Simple and Past Continuous Quiz

1 We all watching TV when John arrived.
2 you still watching TV at midnight?
3 At 7.30am I having breakfast.
4 We planning to go out tonight.
5 Why they still working at midnight?
6 I (see) David in town yesterday. He (shop).  
7 The phone (ring) when I (arrive).  
8 (you/have) a shave when I (ring)?  
9 I (not/know) what to do the fire started.  
10 John while we (have) supper.