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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #113400: Past simple or continuous
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    Past simple or continuous

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    1. When I went out this morning, it (rain).

    2. They (do) their homework, when I arrived.

    3. She (go) to the cinema, when she saw the accident.

    4. You (read), when I arrived in the park.

    5. Tom and Kate (play) football, when the bird sang.

    6. John (cook), when his mother returned.

    7. When you found her, Mary (sleep) in the garden.

    8. They (eat), when I fell on the floor.

    9. My mother (prepare) breakfast, when my brother woke up.

    10. When the doorbell rang, Mr Brown (watch) TV.

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