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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #72466: Past simple or continuous
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    Past simple or continuous

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    1. While Mira was reading, her mother (enter) the room.

    2. While they were having dinner, some visitors (arrive) suddenly.

    3. What were you doing when your father (come)?

    4. What time (he/arrive) yesterday?

    5. I forgot to take my umbrella though it (rain).

    6. One day, we (sail) to a desert island but we came back safe.

    7. My uncle (sell) his old house at a high price in 1908.

    8. When I left the house, a lot of snow (fall).

    9. What (you/study) when I visited you?

    10. (you/still/eat) when I phoned you?

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