Время Past Continuous имеет следующую структуру:
|Утверждение||Единственное число||подлежащее||was||present participle|
|Множественное число||подлежащее||were||present participle|
|Negative||Единственное число||подлежащее||was not = wasn't||present participle|
|Множественное число||подлежащее||were not = weren't||present participle|
|Question||Единственное число||Was||подлежащее||present participle|
|Множественное число||Were||подлежащее||present participle|
Использование Past Continuous
Linda were cooking when I got home.
As I was listening the music the telephone rang.
Yesterday I was waiting for a bus when an old woman asked me for help.
Yesterday at this time, I was having dinner.
At midnight, we were still driving over the same desert road.
It was ten o'clock, I was walking near her home.
It was snowing.
I heard how she was shouting.
My head was aching.
I was practising every day, three times a day.
They were meeting secretly after school.
They were always quarrelling.
My hair was going grey.
Before human civilization, the climate was changing slowly.
Her English was improving.
You were just studying when she called.
Were you just studying when she called?