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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #12792: Past simple or continuous
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    Past simple or continuous

    Complete with the past tense, simple or continuous.

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    1. Jane (to wait) for me when I arrived.
    2. What (to do/you) at this time yesterday ? I was asleep.
    3. (to go/you) out last night ? No,I was too tired.
    4. Was Carol at the party last night ? Yes, she (to wear) a really nice dress.
    5. How fast (to drive/ you) when the accident happened ?
    6. John took a photograph of me while I (to look/not).
    7. We were in a very difficult position. We (to know/not) what to do.
    8. I haven't seen Alan for ages. When I last saw him, he (to try) to find a job in London.
    9. I (to walk) along the street when suddenly I heard footsteps behind me.
    10. When I was young, I (to want) to be a bus driver.

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