Past Continuous Questions Exercise 1

The past continuous (or past progressive) is a tense in English you use to talk about long actions in the past or when the focus is on the duration of a particular action. If you want to learn more about this tense, click here. There is a full explanation of this tense, rules on forming it, and some examples.

This is an exercise about forming questions using the past continuous.

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Past Continuous Questions Exercise 1

Complete these sentences by forming questions in the past continuous.
1.
(I, to read) the newspaper?
2.
(they, to check) the latest report?
3.
(I, to buy) food?
4.
(my father, to drive) his car?
5.
(he, to try) to save a spider?
6.
(my computer, to charge) the whole evening?
7.
(she, to answer) her phone?
8.
(the dog, to run) in the garden?
9.
(I, to watch) the new James Bond film?
10.
(they, to share) their food?

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