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Past tenses

Use the correct past tense.

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1. As we were talking we (to be interrupted) by a phone call.

2. I (to start) learning Spanish... but I suddenly stopped 2 months ago.

3. (you / ever/ to be) to Scotland ?

4. They (to buy) a new car recently.

5. He seemed tired as he (to wander) in town all day.

6. No sooner (to wash + my mother) the windows than it started raining.

7. A huge amount of money (to be stolen) but the employees remained tight-lipped.

8. She (to work) there for 30 years until she retired.

9. Tom (not to do) the washing-up yet! You must do it!

10. John (just + to arrive) at home when it started raining.

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