Cover of the textbook English Grammar in Use

The key answer of exercise 6.4

The key to exercise solutions in chapter Unit 6 - Past continuous for the textbook English Grammar in Use with authors Raymond Murphy from Cambridge University Press


Put the verb into the correct form, past continuous or past simple.


  1. was waiting; arrived
  2. were you doing
  3. Did you go
  4. were you driving; happened
  5. took; wasn’t looking
  6. didn't know
  7. saw; was trying
  8. was walking; heard; was following; started
  9. wanted
  10. dropped; was doing; didn’t break