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I ___on the train, __down and the ticket inspector__my ticket. A)got, was sitting, checked B)got, sat, checked

B)got, sat, checked

100

I ___annoyed because I____for the dentist for a very long time. A) was, had been waiting B) had been, was waiting
A) was, had been waiting

100

I___for ten minutes when the police___me. A) drove, stopped B) was driving, had stopped C) had been driving, stopped
C) had been driving, stopped

100

As Mike __lunch at the canteen, the fire alarm__. A) had, sounded B) was having, was sounding C) was having, sounded
C) was having, sounded

100

When I__the house, the children___computer games. A) left, were playing B) was leaving, played
A) left, were playing

200

By the time the police___, the thieves__away. A) arrived, had run B) arrived, were running C) had arrived, ran
A) arrived, had run

200

Suzy___towards her car, when she___that she__some important documents at home. A)walked, remembered, left B)walked, had remembered, had left C) was walking, remembered, had left
C) was walking, remembered, had left

200

I__breakfast, while my roommates__the morning paper. A) had, read B) was having, was reading C) was having, were reading
C) was having, were reading

200

Mark__ up his story before his computer__down. A) had typed, broke B) typed, had broken
A) had typed, broke

200

After Katie___the shopping, she___ a coffee with Tina. A) had done, had B) did, had had
A) had done, had

300

Jared__for two hours, when we__into each other at the park the other day. A) jogged, bumped B) was jogging, bumped C) had been jogging, bumped
C) had been jogging, bumped

300

When Liza __out of the window, it_. It was so gloomy. It__continuously for 2 days. A) looked, rained, had rained B) looked, was raining, had been raining C) looked, had been raining, was raining
B) looked, was raining, had been raining

300

Mark__Suzie last night, but he___talk to her because she__a bath. A) called, couldn't, was having B) was calling, couldn't, was having C) had been calling, couldn't, was having
A) called, couldn't, was having

300

My dad__me a puppy for my birthday. I___one. A) gave, always wanted B) gave, had always wanted C) had given, always wanted
B) gave, had always wanted

300

By the time I__the office, it__raining. A) left, had started B) had left, started
A) left, had started

400

The children ___up the bedroom when I __home. A) tidied, arrived B) were tidying, was arriving C) were tidying, arrived
C) were tidying, arrived

400

I___a horror film, when I___ a strange noise. A) watched, heard B) was watching, was hearing C) was watching, heard
C) was watching, heard

400

As Lucy __in the queue to buy a ticket for the concert, she __ that she__ enough money on her. A) was waiting, realised, didn't have B) was waiting, had realised, didn't have
A) was waiting, realised, didn't have

400

Peter__hard all day, so when he__home he __straight to bed. A) worked, got, went B) had worked, had got, went C) had been working, got, went
C) had been working, got, went

400

Danny__the leak in the bathroom while we___ the kitchen. A) repaired, painted B) was repairing, were painting C) was repairing, painted
B) was repairing, were painting

500

Before I __the book, I___the film. A) read, had seen B) had read, saw
A) read, had seen

500

She___furious because she__at the bus stop for 45 minutes before the bus finally__. A) was, was waiting, came B) was, had been waiting, had come C) was, had been waiting, came
C) was, had been waiting, came

500

By the time my friends__, we__the cake. A) had arrived, cut B) arrived, had cut
B) arrived, had cut

500

While I___ to work, I__that I hardly ___any petrol left. A) drove, realised, had B) was driving, realised, had had C) was driving, realised, had
C) was driving, realised, had

500

What__when the accident___? A) did you do, happened B) were you doing, happened C) both A) and B) are correct
C) both A) and B) are correct