Past continuous, Past perfect or Past Perfect continuous -exercise
If you want to learn the English language well these are possibly the easiest verb forms to distinguish
Past Perfect, Past Perfect Continuous or Past Continuous Exercise
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I had a shower because I ........ squash. It was a bad day for me as I ......... a single game.
had played squash, was winning
had been playing, hadn't won
was playing, hadn't won
had been playing, was winning
I went out with Mike on my bike. It was difficult to keep up with him because he ....... so fast.
had been cycling
Sally could hear a lot of noise from the flat next door. Her neighbours .... .
had been shouting
Question 3 Explanation:
At that moment in the past
Mike was on the floor on his hands and knees. He ..... for his contact lens.
had been looking
It was good to see Ricky again, I .......... him since the previous summer.
wasn't seen by
hadn't been seeing
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