English Grammar, First Year Classes & Topics

Answer of Exercise No. 8

Putthe verb in brackets into the past indefinite and continuous tense.

1.   The children were frightened because it was getting dark.

2.   The aeroplane in which the soldiers were traveling crashed.

3.   He usually walks to work but today I saw him travelling in a bus.

4.   The car had nobody in it but the engine was running.

5.   Are you going to Indore? I thought you were going to Bhopal.

6.   While they were watching TV somebody entered the house from the back.

7.   He had a bad fall while he was repairing his house.

8.   From the sounds it was clear that Neha was practicing the harmonium.

9.   Just as I was wondering what to do next the call-bell rang.

10.        10.   My wife and I were talking about you the other day.