Uses of Past Continuous Tense



Uses of Past Continuous Tense :



The Past Continuous expresses an action begun and continuing in past time.

1. He came into my room while I was writing.
2. I saw her as I was passing yesterday.
3. They were waiting for their bus.
4. My parents were coming by bus.
5. His brother was walking along the bank of the river when we saw him.

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  1. Tenses in English Grammar
  2. Uses of Tenses
  3. Uses of Simple Present Tense
  4. Uses of Present Continuous Tense
  5. Uses of Present Perfect Tense
  6. Uses of Simple Past Tense
  7. Uses of Past Perfect Tense
  8. Uses of Simple Future Tense
  9. Uses of Future Continuous Tense
  10. Uses of Future Perfect Tense
  11. Historic Present Tense
  12. Graphic Present Tense
  13. Pluperfect Tense


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