Past Continuous (Progressive)
was/were + Ving
1. Раскройте скобки, употребляя глаголы в форме Past Continuous (source)
- Around me people (to talk) German, Italian and English.
- Robert (to talk) to some of the other guests on the terrace when Hardy came.
- Michael (to look) at his watch.
- All night long the stars (to glitter).
- Lizzie (to eat) and didn’t raise her head.
- He drank some of the wine and ate several chunks of bread while he (to wait) for his dinner to come up.
- The family (to prepare) for the party.
- She (to argue) that only Belinda knew how to treat men.
- A few minutes later Dixon (to hurry) through the streets to his bus stop.
- They moved across the room, which (to start) to fill up, to a vacant corner.
2. Раскройте скобки, употребляя глаголы в форме Past Continuous (source)
- They (to write) the test at this time yesterday.
- He (to work) in the garden from two till five o'clock.
- We (to watch) television the whole evening.
- You (to play) football at six o'clock?
- You (to drink) tea at seven o'clock?
- He (to draw) from three till four o'clock?
- Who (to listen) to the radio at this time?
- It (to rain) the whole day yesterday?
- They (to skate) at three o'clock?
- She (not to help) mother about the house from two till six.