1. I haven't seen Paul for ages. When I last saw him, he ..... to find a new job.
2. Sophie ..... for me when I arrived at the pub.
3. Use the simple past or past continuous - Where (be/she/hide) ? I could not find her.
4. Use the simple past or the past continuous - Who (be/they/talk) about?
5. Use the simple past or past continuous - Why (be/you/lie) on the sofa when I came home?
6. Use the simple past or the past continuous - The day before yesterday a couple (be/kiss) on a bench in the park.
7. Use the simple past or the past continuous - Who (be/you/sit) next to in the theatre?
8. ... when the telephone started ringing ?
9. While I ... to work, I saw a car accident.
10. What (be/you/do) last weekend? - I was skiing.