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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #111136: Past simple or continuous
    > Other English exercises on the same topics: -ing | Past [Change theme]
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    Past simple or continuous

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    English exercise "Past simple or continuous" created by valdyeuse with The test builder. [More lessons & exercises from valdyeuse]
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    1. My uncle his job six months ago. [lose]

    2. I met her in the street: she a very heavy box. [carry]

    3. The postman the parcel while we were getting ready. [bring]

    4. Dad his garden; so I didn't interrupt him. [dig]

    5. My penfriend at the end of last week. [arrive]

    6. They were upstairs; they their homework. [do]

    7. I remember that day: it , and there was nobody in the streets. [snow]

    8. I you because I was sleeping ! [not / answer]

    9. As it dark, I switched on the light. [get]

    10. If he a cold, he wouldn't go to school. [catch]

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