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    Exclamation What is the meaning of this sentence?

    Hi,

    Have a look at this sentence and please explain, what does it mean?

    While Barbara puts in her contact lenses, the telephone rang.

    Does this sentence use the correct verb tense?

    Thanks

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    Re: What is the meaning of this sentence?

    Correct is this:
    While Barabara was putting in her contacts, the phone rang.

    Use the continuous tense because one activity (putting in contacts) was interrupted by another activity (the phone rang).

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