SIMPLE OU PRETERIT BE+ING
Pour les exercices suivants, conjuguer les verbes entre parenthèses au preterit simple ou preterit be+ing. 1. She (sleep) when I (leave) the room. 2. When he (arrive) nobody (expect) him. 3. As soon as we (get) the news, we (repeat) it. 4. The Smiths (work) in the garden when we (go) to see them. 5. When her sister (ring up) she (bathe) her baby. 6. They (decide) to stop it fifty years ago. 7. When the accident (happen) they all (sit) round the table. 8. I last (play) football ten years ago. 9. She (meet) him when he (come) to France. 10. It (be) your brother who (open) the door to me yesterday.
1. How (do) you it ? 2. She (not buy) anything else, did she ? 3. When I (meet) them, they (walk) hand in hand. 4. Just as she (brush) her hair, the phone (ring). 5. When (meet) she him for the last time ? 6. She (decide) to move a few weeks ago. 7. He (wait) in the hall so I (go) to talk to him. 8. It (be) lovely : she (play) in the garden like a child. 9. Why (go) he to a public school later on ? 10. Whenever they (come) they (be) welcome.
1. I (think) it (be) interesting. 2. Where (be) you last night ? 3. Mum (ask) you not to take the job, didn't she ? 4. While she (sweep) the floor she (see) a big spider. 5. Mrs Cook (say) she would think of it. 6. Why (look) he so sad ? 7. How long (stay) they in Brighton ? 8. They (fill in) forms so I (not talk) to them. 9. Just as I (practise) my English, she (ring) at the door. 10. I (realize) she (try) hard !