Simple Past or Past Progressive – Exercise 1

Task

Choose the correct verb forms. Use Simple Past or the Past Progressive.

  1. We at the breakfast table when the doorbell .
  2. He a lot of friendly people while he in California.
  3. When they the museum, the sun .
  4. The students cards when the teacher in.
  5. While the children , their parents TV.
  6. It to rain while she the flowers in her garden.
  7. When I the door, it .
  8. While Henry a drink at the bar, his wife in the sea.
  9. He a loud bang while he to his friend.
  10. While he a shower, his dogs his steaks.