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Practice

Complete the sentences.


Which hotel ________ (you/stay) in when you lost your passport?

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Which hotel were you staying in when you lost your passport?

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I _________ (live) in London when I met them.

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I was living in London when I met them.

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It ______ (snow) when I left home this morning.

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It was snowing when I left home this morning.

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At the end of the first half of the game, they ______ (win).

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At the end of the first half of the game, they were winning.

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It was a sunny afternoon and people _________ (sit) on the grass in the park. Then it suddenly started to rain.

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It was a sunny afternoon and people were sitting on the grass in the park. Then it suddenly started to rain.

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He ________ (talk) on the phone when I arrived.

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He was talking on the phone when I arrived.

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I tried to explain my problem to him, but he ________ (not/listen).

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I tried to explain my problem to him, but he wasnt listening.

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What ________ (you/do) at 3 oclock yesterday afternoon?

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What were you doing at 3 oclock yesterday afternoon?

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A lot of people _______ (wait) for the 7.30 bus last night.

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A lot of people was waiting for the 7.30 bus last night.

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I looked out of the window, and I saw that it __________ (not/rain) any more.

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I looked out of the window, and I saw that it wasnt raining any more.

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Fortunately, I _______ (not/drive) too fast when the child walked into the road in front of me.

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Fortunately, I was not driving too fast when the child walked into the road in front of me.

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I nearly had an accident this morning. A car _________ (come) towards me, but I moved quickly out of the way.

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I nearly had an accident this morning. A car was coming towards me, but I moved quickly out of the way.

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