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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #72477: Past simple and past continuous
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    Past simple and past continuous

    Complete the sentences.

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    1. While a mechanic was repairing a car, he (fall) down.
    2. When Mira and Mary (walk) in the street, they met their uncle.
    3. John's mother (see) him while he was fishing in a pond.
    4. When I came home, my father (have) lunch.
    5. As she was walking across the road, a car (hit) her.
    6. When my father (arrive), we were sleeping.
    7. I was studying when you (phone) me.
    8. We (listen) to the news at 6 o'clock when Sarah called us.
    9. She broke her tooth while she (eat) nuts.

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