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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #123146: Past Simple or Past Continuous
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    Past Simple or Past Continuous

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    1. I (play) with my children at 8 p.m yesterday when the phone rang.

    2. Sam (cook) while his cousin was reading a book.

    3. The light automatically (turn) off when I was sleeping last night.

    4. I (live) in Ho Chi Minh city when I was a child.

    5. I (not have) a girlfriend when I was in highschool.

    6. His ex came when he (watch) TV with his new girlfriend.

    7. I (be) in New York last year.

    8. This time last year, he (cry) because he had broken up with his girlfriend.

    9. She (be) an easy- going girl when she was young, but now she's not anymore.

    10. She (go) out with her mother last night.

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