Negations in the Past Continuous – Exercise 2

Task No. 1035

Put in the verbs in brackets into the gap and form negative sentences in Past Continuous.

Use the long form  of the auxiliary, i.e. was not, were not.

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Form of the Past Continuous

Welcome to your Negations in the Past Continuous – Exercise 2

1
Petra a book. (not/to read)
Clue
was + not + verb + ing
2
They chess. (not/to play)
Clue
were + not + verb + ing
3
My father yesterday. (not/to work)
Clue
was + not + verb + ing
4
The boy the truth. (not/to tell)
5
The children their room. (not/to tidy)
Clue
were + not + verb + ing
6
We videos. (not/to download)
Clue
were + not + verb + ing
7
Susan her hair. (not/to wash)
Clue
was + not + verb + ing
8
She attention. (not/to pay)
Clue
was + not + verb + ing
9
Their children at home. (not/to live)
Clue
were + not + verb + ing
10
Our dog at the postman. (not/to bark)
Clue
was + not + verb + ing