Exercise 1
Put the verbs in the brackets in the correct forms in Past Continous.
1. When I (dance) …...............................the telephone rang.
2. She (clean up) …..........................when I entered the house.
3. He (eat)................................. chips while watching the film.
4. When I was listening to music, my sister (cook) …...........................dinner.
5. Yesterday evening they ( watch )...............................a film.
6. When I (drive)............................my car I saw a hare in the field.
7. My big brother (lift).........................weights when suddenly we heard a terrible bang.
8. At six p.m.. she ( have ) …..........................a rest after a hard day at school.
9. When we (play) …...........................football he broke his leg.
10. I came home and I saw my sister (comb)..................................our cat's fur.

Exercise 2
Relacjonowanie wydarzeń. Przetłumacz czasowniki w nawiasach używając gdzie jest to właściwsze czasu Past Simple albo Past Continuous.
The New Year's Eve party was at Mike's house. Everybody (1)…......................... (tańczył) and (2)…..................(bawił się dobrze). I (3)…..................... (spotkałem) my old friend Adam. We (4)…......................(rozmawialiśmy) a lot about our old days. During the party I (5)…................... (zjadłem) a lot of fried meat and I (6)…...........................(poczułem się) bad. My friend (7)….....................(patrzył) at me strangely so I (8)….......................(zadzwoniłem) a taxi and it (9)….......................(przyjechała) after 10 minutes. It (10)…......................(zabrało) me five minutes to get home. I will never forget that event.

Exercise 3
Uzupełnij dialog używając czasu Present Perfect czasowników podanych w nawiasie i krótkich odpowiedzi.
K: Hello, Kate speaking.
D: Hi, Kate. It's David. I'm phoning from Budapest.
K: Hi, David! It's great to hear from you. So, you __________1 (find) your mobile!
D: Actually, no. I __________2 (buy) a new one, but my number __________3 (not change).
K: Well, it's great to hear from you. We __________4 (not speak) for ages. __________5 (you/find) somewhere to live yet?
D: No, I __________6, but I __________7 (just/look) at a beautiful flat near the Danube.
K: Are you going to live there?
D: I __________8 (not decide) yet. I can't really afford it!
K: __________9 (you start) work?
D: Yes, I __________10. I __________11 (give) about twenty lessons, but the school __________12 (not pay) me yet!

Exercise 4
Wybierz for lub since.
a) My grandparents have been married for/since 40 years.
b) It hasn't snowed here for/since 1998.
c) He has had a girlfriend for/since last summer.
d) They've been engaged for/since twelve years.
e) I've been in love with Britney for/since I was twelve.

Exercise 5
Uzupełnij zdania z been i gone.
a) „Where is Maria?” She's ______ to the supermarket.
b) Jake has ______ to the shops. Look at all the CDs he has bought.
c) Are you going to the Picasso exhibition in London?” „I've already ______ to it. It was fantastic.
d) Tom has ______ to Jim's for lunch. He'll be back at about two o’clock.

Exercise 6.
Napisz pytania do podanych odpowiedzi używając How long....?
a) I've lived near the coast for three years.
b) I've been married since 1998.
c) I've worked in a factory since 1995.
d) I've played the piano for 20 years.

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Exercise 1
Put the verbs in the brackets in the correct forms in Past Continous.
1. When I was dancing, the telephone rang.
2. She was cleaning up, when I entered the house.
3. He was eating chips while watching the film.
4. When I was listening to music, my sister was cooking dinner.
5. Yesterday evening they were watching a film.
6. When I was driving my car I saw a hare in the field.
7. My big brother was lifting weights when suddenly we heard a terrible bang.
8. At six p.m.. she was having a rest after a hard day at school.
9. When we were playing football he broke his leg.
10. I came home and I saw my sister was combing our cat's fur.

Exercise 2
Relacjonowanie wydarzeń. Przetłumacz czasowniki w nawiasach używając gdzie jest to właściwsze czasu Past Simple albo Past Continuous.
The New Year's Eve party was at Mike's house. Everybody were dancingand having fun. I met my old friend Adam. We (were talking a lot about our old days. During the party I ate a lot of fried meat and I felt bad. My friend was looking at me strangely so I called a taxi and it got here after 10 minutes. It took me five minutes to get home. I will never forget that event.

Exercise 3
Uzupełnij dialog używając czasu Present Perfect czasowników podanych w nawiasie i krótkich odpowiedzi.
K: Hello, Kate speaking.
D: Hi, Kate. It's David. I'm phoning from Budapest.
K: Hi, David! It's great to hear from you. So, you have found your mobile!
D: Actually, no. I have bought a new one, but my number hasn't changed (not change).
K: Well, it's great to hear from you. We haven't spoken for ages. Have you found somewhere to live yet?
D: No, I haven't, but Ihave just looked at a beautiful flat near the Danube.
K: Are you going to live there?
D: Ihaven't decided yet. I can't really afford it!
K:Have you started work?
D: Yes, I have. I have given about twenty lessons, but the school hasn't payed me yet!

Exercise 4
Wybierz for lub since.
a) My grandparents have been married for 40 years.
b) It hasn't snowed here since 1998.
c) He has had a girlfriend since last summer.
d) They've been engaged for twelve years.
e) I've been in love with Britney since I was twelve.

Exercise 5
Uzupełnij zdania z been i gone.
a) „Where is Maria?” She's gone to the supermarket.
b) Jake has been to the shops. Look at all the CDs he has bought.
c) Are you going to the Picasso exhibition in London?” „I've already gone to it. It was fantastic.
d) Tom has been to Jim's for lunch. He'll be back at about two o’clock.

Exercise 6.
Napisz pytania do podanych odpowiedzi używając How long....?
a) I've lived near the coast for three years.
How long have you lived near the coast?
b) I've been married since 1998.
How long have you been married?
c) I've worked in a factory since 1995.
How long have you worked in a factory?
d) I've played the piano for 20 years.
How long have you played the piano?
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