What were you doing at 4 o’clock yesterday? I was having dinner with a friend. — Что ты делал вчера в 4 часа? Я обедал с другом.
She was sitting in the library from 2 till 6 yesterday. — Она просидела вчера в библиотеке с 2 до 6.
My mother was working as a cleaner that summer. — Тем летом моя мама работала уборщицей.
I looked out of the window. The sun was shining and the birds were singing. — Я выглянул в окно.
My mother was complaining of headache all the time last week. — На прошлой неделе моя мама все время жаловалась на головную боль.
I was talking to Mary at midnight - Я разговаривал с Марией в полночь.
They were playing football at seven o'clock - Они играли в футбол в семь часов.
Was he working at noon? - Он работал в полдень?
She was watering the flowers when I came back - Она поливала цветы, когда я вернулся.
It was snowing when the plane arrived - Шел снег, когда самолет прилетел.
The students were discussing something when I entered the auditorium - Когда я вошел в аудиторию, студенты обсуждали что-то.
I was writing a letter. – Я писал письмо. (я еще продолжал писать письмо)
At 10 o’clock last night I was watching TV. – Вчера вечером в 10 часов я смотрел телевизор.
I was looking at myself in the mirror when she came in. – Я смотрела на себя в зеркало, когда она вошла.
I was reading a magazine during 2 hours. – Я читал газету 2 часа.
We were doing our homework from six till ten p.m. yesterday - Мы делали нашу домашнюю работу вчера с шести до десяти вечера.
Past Continuous Tense
What were you doing at 4 o’clock yesterday? I (have) dinner with a friend.
She (sit) in the library from 2 till 6 yesterday.
My mother ( work) as a cleaner that summer.
I looked out of the window. The sun (shine) and the birds (sing).
My mother (complain ) of headache all the time last week.
I (talk) to Mary at midnight.
They (play) football at seven o'clock.
He (work) at noon?
She (water) the flowers when I came back.
It (snow) when the plane arrived.
The students (discuss) something when I entered the auditorium.
I (write) a letter.
At 10 o’clock last night I (watch) TV.
I (look) at myself in the mirror when she came in.
I ( read) a magazine during 2 hours.
We (do) our homework from six till ten p.m. yesterday