Past Simple or Past Continuous

Choose the correct answer for each blank.

1 - Peter _____ in Japan for 5 years.




2 - When you called me I _____ TV.




3 - Yesterday at 11.15 pm Jack _____.




4 - Mark _____ on the phone when his father came in.




5 - She was crossing the road when the car _____ her.




6 - Sally lost her wallet when she _____ home.




7 - When they _____ out, it was raining.




8 - The weather was great, so I _____ for a walk.




9 - When Peter dropped the bottle, it _____.




10 - I didn't help him because I _____ study for my History exam.