16th August 2020
Past simple/ past continuous
Look at the house map – say where you were last night and what you were doing ?
Last night, I was on the porch watering my plants
Last night (time), I was (past tense) on the porch watering (verb + ing – past continuous) my plants.
Last night, I was in the dining room, eating dinner
NOTICE – ON the porch / ON the deck but IN the room
To help you, match the rooms with the activities:
kitchen / dining room / great room or living room / bedroom / laundry room / bathroom / deck
watching TV / washing clothes / sleeping / cooking / studying English / sunbathing / reading / online / ironing clothes / taking a shower
Extended exercise – say who was with you
Example: I was in the bedroom reading a story to my daughter