Past Continuous

Form Past simple of to be ( was / were ) + Present Participle (...ing) 1.Actions or situations in progress She was studying in England which were not finished at a at the time. particular time in the past. Use 2.Simultaneous past actions. ( describing a scene, telling a story). 3. To refer to an action that was interrupted by another. I was watching TV while my brother was playing. I was having dinner when the telephone rang.

Affirmative

Negative I was not working You were not working He /she / it was not working We were not working You were not working They were not working

Interrogative Was I working?

I was working You were working He / she /it was working We were working You were working They were working

Were you working? Was he she it working? Were we working? Were you working? Were they working?