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Past Simple and Past Contnuous




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Fill in the blanks with simple past or past continuous form of the words in brackets.
One day, Delphi woke up early in the morning and 1. (make) a great yawn. While she 2. (brush) her teeth, the phone 3. (ring). When she 4. (put) down her toothbrush, the ringing 5. (stop). So she 6. (continue) to clean her face. She 7. (comb) her hair 8. (when/while) the phone 9. (cry) again. Delphi immediately 10. (pick) up the phone. Yet, no one 11. (speak) after she had said hello. While she 12. (wonder) who that was, her brother 13. (walk) into the room. Her brother 14. (hold) a polystyrene box. He 15. (look) very happy.