PAST CONTINUOUS USES
We use the Past Continuous to talk about specific
situations in the past and images..
She was jumping into the pool
We were studying for the Maths exam
I wasn’t driving my car that day
PAST CONTINUOUS USE
We use the Past Continuous to talk about a specific
situation in the past and images….
Was you father driving
cars to his work ?
Mark was playing football with her friends
Arnau was skating with her friends
Santi was surfing with her brother Pol
Marta wasn’t walking, she was running
Joan wasn’t playing football, he was cycling
Was Michael play basketball with her brother ?
Uses: we use the past simple to talk about past action
Last week , last summer, last year, last month
I did an English course last summer
He enjoyed his party last week
My sister danced 4 years ago
FORMS OF PAST SIMPLE
AFFIRMATIVE: SB+VERB IN PAST+COMPLEMEN
Regular & irregular verbs
I forgot my mobile at home this morning
The film ended very late (regular)
Question word +auxiliary (DID)+ SB + inf?
Where did you golast night ?
When did you meet your friend Rossie?
SB+ dind’t+ infinitive + complement
We didn’t eat pizza at school
They didn’t visit us at convis.
PAST CONTINUOUS & PAST SIMPLE
Past continuous = LONG ACTIVITY
Past SIMPLE = interrupted = short ACTIVITY
I was chatting with my friend Noah WHEN my mum
came into my room
We were explaining the Past Continuous When Pol
students opened the door.
WHILE= long action
While I was doing my homework , my brother arrived
My father fell while he was repairing a cupboard
He was listening to the news while his mother was