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Revision Exercises
Students have to complete the sentences with the past simple or continuous and then write the plural form of the words given.

Level: elementary
Age: 8-12
Author:karitadeangel

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2 exercises Past Simple/Past continuous
This material consists of 2 exercises.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Author:Jelena

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What happened while
This was made after a ppt of mine on ESLPRINTABLES. After showing them the ppt, you can check the studentsī knowledge on past simple and past continuous and how much atttenntion they paid during the lesson. Funny. Enjoy!

Level: elementary
Age: 12-100
Author:Minka

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The Burglary - Past Progressive exercise
Students are to complete sentences of what people were doing when a burglary occured at the Carlton mansion at 12 in the afternoon.

Level: elementary
Age: 10-100
Author:Marlene Alvarado

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Past Continuous
Short exercise on Past Continuous verb tense. Students should also pay attention to countables (everybody).

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Author:Charlotte Linder

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past simple or past continuous?
Itīs an activity for students to revise the use of the past simple and the past continuous

Level: intermediate
Age: 12-100
Author:Nuria Ortiz

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Natural Disasters & Extreme Weather
This exercise contrasts the use of the simple past and the past progressive tense in the context of natrual disasters and extreme weather. It also practices SOMEONE, ANYONE and NO ONE.

Level: intermediate
Age: 10-100
Author:jacque38

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Differences between Past Simple and Past Progressive
Through the game, students can practice the differences between simple past and past continuous and have fun.

Level: elementary
Age: 14-100
Author:Monica Corzo

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Past Simple and Past Contnuous
Past Simple and Past Contnuous

Level: elementary
Age: 7-12
Author:DelphiniumYeung

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Revision Exercises
Students have to complete the sentences with the past simple or continuous and then write the plural form of the words given.

Level: elementary
Age: 8-12
Author:karitadeangel

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