Past Simple vs Past Continuous 2
Complete the following sentences with the
forms of the verbs in bold.
Adam was so tired that he
all day yesterday.
The other day I
a very nice shirt in the shop window.
to the opera last night. The tickets were sold.
(he still sleep)
yesterday morning when you came back home?
supper between six and seven yesterday evening.
The day before yesterday, John
absent from school for two days last week.
your letter a few days ago.
Yesterday at 9 p.m.
(she still read)
to the mountains last winter?
yesterday (morning, afternoon, evening), last (week, month, year), in 2007, the other day, two days ago, in May, on Monday, the day before yesterday, when, while
all (day yesterday, night, the afternoon), from 10 to 12, still, at eleven o'clock (yesterday, last night, this morning), at this time (yesterday, last year), while, as, at that (time, moment)
1) was sleeping 2) saw 3) didn't go 4) Was he still sleeping 5) was having 6) bought 7) was 8) received 9) she was still reading 10) Did you go