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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #38650: Simple past and past progressive
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    Simple past and past progressive


    Put the correct verb forms into the sentences.

    English exercise "Simple past and past progressive" created by anonyme with The test builder
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    1. Andrew (arrive) when I was getting ready to go out.
    2. The phone rang while I (have) a bath.
    3. I first met my wife when I (study) in Berlin.
    4. When I looked out of the window it (rain).
    5. I stopped because the car (make) a funny noise.
    6. My brother (break) his leg while he was skiing last week.
    7. Where were you going when I (see) you yesterday?
    8. When I was cleaning the house I (find) some old love letters.
    9. When I (see) her she was sitting reading.
    10. I lost all my money when I (travel) from Istanbul to Athens.

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