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Transcript of Past Continous
- 1. When you use the Past Continuous with twoactions in the same sentence, it expresses theidea that both actions were happening at thesame time. The actions are parallel.
- 2. I was studying while he was making dinner. While Ellen was reading, Tim waswatching television. Were you listening while he was talking? I wasnt paying attention while I was writing theletter, so I made several mistakes. What were you doing while you were waiting? Thomas wasnt working, and I wasntworking either. They were eating dinner, discussing their plans,and having a good time.