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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #122640: 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 eos17 with The test builder. [More lessons & exercises from eos17]
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    1. Last year he the single-handed transatlantic race. (To win)

    2. I the bus when I witnessed an accident. (To wait for)

    3. When him for the last time ? (To see/you). I saw him last week.

    4. Paul and Mary were playing chess when I . (To arrive)

    5. I couldn't answer your phone because I . (To drive)

    6. Nine years ago, the tempest Xynthia a large part of the Atlantic coast. (To destroy)

    7. When we opened the door,we heard that the phone . (To ring)

    8. Your plane was getting ready to take off when policemen appeared suddenly, through all hand-luggage, then arrested a man. (To go)

    9. I didn't like this girl who ill of somebody. (To speak / always)

    10. She she had lost her key the day before. (To say)

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