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    Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #79297: Past continuous vs Past simple
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    Past continuous vs Past simple

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    1. I (sleep) when my sister woke me up.

    2. The television suddenly (turn off) as I was watching it.

    3. As I (wait) near the restaurant, a creep stole my bag.

    4. While I (clean) my car, someone suddenly knocked at the door.

    5. As I was watching on the net, I (start) to chat.

    6. As I was making this test, a friend suddenly told me that he (be) bored.

    7. As I was buying food, I (feel) hungry.

    8. I (walk) when I saw the bus.

    9. I was phoning when I (talk) to her.

    10. I (watch) a film when I suddenly saw him.

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