Session-13-Past continous Tense



We use the Past Continuous to talk about a particular moment in the past.

·       What were you doing at 9.30 last night?

·       I was watching television.   ( I was in the middle of watching TV at 8.30.)

We often use the Past Continuous and the Past Simple in the same sentence:

·       They were cooking dinner when somebody knocked at the door.

(= They were in the middle of cooking dinner at that moment.]

·       When Reena came to my house I was watching TV.

·       I was teaching my daughter when Ravi came.