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PAST CONTINUOUS - МИНУЛИЙ ПРОДОВЖЕНИЙ ЧАС (ТЕСТ З ВІДПОВІДЯМИ) - 9 КЛАС

 

PAST CONTINUOUS - МИНУЛИЙ ПРОДОВЖЕНИЙ ЧАС

 


1. Make the sentences negative and interrogative.


1) Helen was watching the news on TV at 8 o'clock yesterday.

2) We were writing a test from 9 o'clock till 11 o'clock yesterday morning.

3) The boys were fishing in the river last Saturday.

4) Robert was downloading music all the evening yesterday.

5) A woman was sitting on the bench under the tree.

6) Jessica was visiting her hairdresser at 4 o'clock yesterday.

7) A maid was cleaning the room at that time.

8) Yon were having an appointment at 2 o'clock last Monday.

9) Kate was jogging in the park for an hour yesterday morning.

10) The tourists were listening to the guide very attentively.

 

 

 

 

 


1) Helen wasn't watching the news on TV at 8 o'clock yesterday. Was Helen watching the news on TV at 8 o'clock yesterday?
2) We weren't writing a test from 9 o'clock till 11 o'clock yesterday morning. Were we writing a test from 9 o'clock till 11 o'clock yesterday morning?
3) The boys weren't fishing in the river last Saturday. Were the boys fishing in the river last Saturday?
4) Robert wasn't downloading music all the evening yesterday. Was Robert downloading music all the evening yesterday?
5) A woman wasn't sitting on the bench under the tree. Was a woman sitting on the bench under the tree?
6) Jessica wasn't visiting her hairdresser at 4 o'clock yesterday. Was Jessica visiting her hairdresser at 4 o'clock yesterday?
7) A maid wasn't cleaning the room at that time. Was a maid cleaning the room at that time?
8) You weren't having an appointment at 2 o'clock last Monday. Were you having an appointment at 2 o'clock last Monday?
9) Kate wasn't jogging in the park for an hour yesterday morning. Was Kate jogging in the park for an hour yesterday morning?
10) The tourists weren't listening to the guide very attentively. Were the tourists listening to the guide very attentively?

 

 

 


2. Complete the sentences with when or while.


1) We were walking in the park ... it started to rain.

2) Liz was frying eggs ... Fred was taking a shower after his morning run.

3) ... Bob entered the office, his chief was giving some instructions to the stuff.

4) They were trying to unlock the door of the house ... their neighbour was phoning the locksmith.

5) Carol was reading the menu ... the waiter came up to the table.

6) ... you were looking for the key from the room we were speaking to the receptionist.

7) Robert was driving to work ... he remembered about the appointment with his lawyer.

8) ... the baby was sleeping, the woman was doing some ironing.

9) ... Nigel came into the living room, Brian and Monica were sitting in front of the fireplace and laughing.

10) I was typing some letters ... you were having lunch.

 

 


1) when; 2) while; 3) When; 4) while; 5) when; 6) While; 7) when; 8) While; 9) When; 10) while.

 

 



3. Put the verbs in brackets into the Past Simple or the Past Continuous Tense.


1) The workers ... (to unload) the equipment from 4 till 7 o'clock yesterday.

2) While Alex ... (topaint) the floor in the bedroom, Amanda ... (to wash) the window in the living room.

3) We ... (to drive) towards Manchester when it ... (to start) snowing.

4) Margaret... (not to hear) the doorbell because she ... (to dry) her hair with the hairdrier at that time.

5) Victor.,. (to open) the fridge, ... (to take) a bottle and ... (to pour) some milk into the glass.

6) What... you ... (to discuss) when we ... (to come) in? — Den ... (to talk) about his trip to the village.

7) Whose car ... you ... (to repair) all the day yesterday? — It ... (tо be) my cousin's car.

He ... (to have) an accident three days ago and ... (to ask) me to help him.

8) Who ... Colin ... (to look) for in the cinema hall yesterday? — He ... (to look) for his girlfriend.

9) Where ... Eddy ... (to walk) when he ... (to see) the accident? — He ... (to hurry) to the metro.

10) What exactly ... (to happen) when the police ... (to arrive) yesterday? — Some men ... (to break) into the jewellery shop.

They ... (just to try) to escape when the police ... (to arrive).

 

 

 


1) The workers were unloading the equipment from 4 till 7 o'clock yesterday.
2) While Alex was painting the floor in the bedroom, Amanda was washing the window in the living room.
3) We were driving towards Manchester when it started snowing.
4) Margaret didn't hear the doorbell because she was drying her hair with the hairdrier at that time.
5) Victor opened the fridge, took a bottle and poured some milk into the glass.
6) What were you discussing when we came in? — Den was talking about his trip to the village.
7) Whose car were you repairing all the day yesterday? — It was my cousin's car.
He had an accident three days ago and asked me to help him.
8) Who was Colin looking for in the cinema hall yesterday? — He was looking for his girlfriend.
9) Where was Eddy walking when he saw the accident? — He was hurrying to the metro.
10) What exactly was happening when the police arrived yesterday? — Some men broke into the jewellery shop.
They were just trying to escape when the police arrived.

 

 


4. Find mistakes and correct them.


1) Sam drank a cup of coffee when his little son ran into the kitchen.

2) Pam was choosing a handbag while her friend Vicky tried on a dress in the fitting room.

3) Betty skated when she slipped and fell down.

4) Bill phoned me yesterday because he was wanting to ask me some questions.

5) Where were Melanie sitting when you entered the room?

6) Were you sleeping at 10 o'clock yesterday? — No, I was.

7) Charlie stopped a taxi, got into the car and was telling the driver his address.

8) Alan worked on his project from 10 a.m. till 4 p.m. yesterday.

9} Who was your friends arguing with after the lessons yesterday?

10) Mr Smith was watching the news on TV while his wife returned from the beauty saloon.

 

 

 


1) Sam was drinking a cup of coffee when his little son ran into the kitchen.
2) Pam was choosing a handbag while her friend Vicky was trying on a dress in the fitting room.
3) Betty was skating when she slipped and fell down.
4) Bill phoned me yesterday because he wanted to ask me some questions.
5) Where was Melanie sitting when you entered the room?
6) Were you sleeping at 10 o'clock yesterday? — No, I wasn't.
7) Charlie stopped a taxi, got into the car and told the driver his address.
8) Alan was working on his project from 10 a.m. till 4 p.m. yesterday.
9) Who were your friends arguing with after the lessons yesterday?
10) Mr Smith was watching the news on TV when his wife returned from the beauty saloon.

 

 

 



5. Translate into English.

1) Учора з друтої до п'ятої ми готували проект до презента­ції.

2) Вона відпочивала у своїй кімнаті, коли хтосъ постукав у двері.

3) Поки Джулія поливала квїти у дворі перед будинком, Роджер мив свій мотоцикл.

4) Маргарет почистила зуби, розчесала волосся і пішла на кухню готувати сніданок для дітей.

5) Яку передачу ви дивились, поки я приймав душ? — Ми дивились комедійне шоу.

Але воно завершилося десять хвилин тому.

б) Ви чекали на мій дзвінок учора? — Так. Чому ви не подзвонили? — Вибачте, але у мене не було жодних новин.

7) Ти щось шукав, коли ми прийшли? Що ти шукав? — Я шу­кав свої ключі ві.д вхїдних дверей.

— Я вчора поклав твої ключі у шухляду твого письмового стола.

8) Коли я зустрів Теда, він кудись їхав на велосипеді. Я помітив, що він дуже поспішав.

9) Чому Лінда не працювала в лабораторії вчора вранцІ? — Учора вранці вона відвідувала стоматолога.

10) У цей час ми збирали яблука в саду і не чули, коли дзвонив телефон.

 

 

 


1) Yesterday we were preparing a project for the presentation from two till five o'clock.
2) She was resting in her room when somebody knocked at the door.
3) While Julia was watering the flowers in the yard in front of her house, Roger was washing his motorbike.
4) Margaret cleaned her teeth, brushed her hair and went to the kitchen to cook breakfast for the children.
5) What programme were you watching while I was taking a shower? — We were watching a comedy show.
But it finished ten minutes ago.
6) Were you waiting for my call yesterday? — Yes, I was. Why didn't you call? — Sorry, but I didn't have any news.
7) Were you looking for anything when we came? What were you looking for? — I was looking for my keys from the front door.
— I put your keys into your desk drawer yesterday.
8) When I met Ted he was riding somewhere. I noticed that he was hurrying.
9) Why wasn't Linda working in the laboratory yesterday morning? — She was visiting her dentist yesterday morning.
10) At that time we were gathering apples in the garden and didn't hear the phone ringing.


 

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