Put the verbs in brackets into the past simple or the past continuous.

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  • Put the verbs in brackets into the past simple or the past continuous. Then, say which uses of these tenses are shown in each extract.

    A. Charlie Chaplin 1) _____ one of the best-known personalities in America within two years of his first appearance in motion pictures. He 2) _____ so famous that no studio could afford to pay him, so he 3) _____ only in films which
    he 4) _____ himself.

    B. It 1) happened at ten o'clock last night. John 2) _____ in his cosy living room with his wife and children. They 3) _____ the evening news on TV when suddenly, the lights 4) _____ and every­thing in the house 5) _____ quiet.

    C. The boys 1) _____ football on the river bank while the girls 2) _____. Everyone 3) _____ the picnic when suddenly they 4) heard a loud cry from further up the river. They all 5) _____ to see what was wrong.

    D. In prehistoric times, people 1) _____ in caves. They 2) _____ animals which they then 3) _____ for food and clothing. They 4) _____ everything by themselves, and they 5) _____ very simple lives.

  • A. Charlie Chaplin 1) became one of the best-known personalities in America within two years of his first appearance in motion pictures. He 2) was so famous that no studio could afford to pay him, so he 3) appeared only in films which he 4) produced himself.

    B. It 1) happened at ten o'clock last night. John 2) was sitting in his cosy living room with his wife and children. They 3) were watching the evening news on TV when suddenly, the lights 4) went out and every­thing in the house
    5) became quiet.

    C. The boys 1) were playing football on the river bank while the girls 2) were talking. Everyone 3) was enjoying the picnic when suddenly they 4) heard a loud cry from further up the river. They all 5) rushed to see what was wrong.

    D. In prehistoric times, people 1) lived in caves. They 2) hunted animals which they then 3) used for food and clothing. They 4) made everything by themselves, and they 5) had very simple lives.

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