Quiz: Past Simple And Continuous Tense!

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Quiz: Past Simple And Continuous Tense!

This quiz is on the past simple and continuous tense! How good are you when it comes to writing sentences in a given form? Do you know how to write them in this specific tense? The quiz below is made up of incomplete sentences, and all one has to do is ensure they choose the right word to complete them in the past simple continuous tense. Do take it up and see how well you will do!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    While I ....... my homework, I had a good idea.
    • A. 

      Did

    • B. 

      Done

    • C. 

      Was doing

    • D. 

      Were doing

  • 2. 
    I ..... an old friend while I was waiting for the train.
    • A. 

      Saw

    • B. 

      Was seeing

    • C. 

      Were seeing

    • D. 

      Seeing

  • 3. 
    Helen was watching a funny video when she .................. a strange noise.
    • A. 

      Heard

    • B. 

      Was hearing

    • C. 

      Were hearing

    • D. 

      Hearing

  • 4. 
    Carol was running in the park, while her boyfriend.....
    • A. 

      Worked in the office.

    • B. 

      Was working in the office.

    • C. 

      Was worked in the office.

    • D. 

      Were working in the office.

  • 5. 
    We saw the accident while we ................... for the bus.  (wait)
  • 6. 
    While I was having a bath, the phone................. (ring)
  • 7. 
    I arrived home and ............. into the kitchen to make a sandwich. (go)
  • 8. 
    As soon as I saw the news I .......... my parents. (call)
  • 9. 
    While Terry was having lunch, she ............. her Biology homework. (do)
  • 10. 
    My friends ........... the basketball match at 6 pm yesterday. (watch)
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