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Exercise "Past simple or continuous", created by anonyme (a free exercise to learn English):
Results of the 36 598 people who have taken this test:
Average mark: 68.5 / 100 Share
Latest member with a 100/100 (perfect mark): nesko49 / FRANCE, on Saturday 18 January - 04:56:
They got a perfect mark
Stats (2186 candidates)
Question 1 passed: 79.4 %
She * (work) when her boss opened the door.
Question 2 passed: 67.9 %
I was writing a letter to my sister when the telephone * (ring).
Question 3 passed: 67.9 %
They * (play) in the garden when their mother called them.
Question 4 passed: 40.9 %
Before his wreck, he * (drive) slowly.
Question 5 passed: 73.6 %
I was having a rest when you * (arrive).
Question 6 passed: 64 %
They * (sleep) when the baby cried.
Question 7 passed: 65 %
We * (talk) when she kissed me.
Question 8 passed: 66.4 %
She * (walk) in the street when she was killed by a murderer.
Question 9 passed: 69.8 %
I was reading a book when the fire * (start).
Question 10 passed: 71.2 %
She was doing her homework when she suddenly * (decide) to go to the zoo.
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