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    Cool past simple+past continuous

    Hello !

    Is the use of the past simple correct in this case, please?

    -"I felt strong while I was looking for him."

    Would it be better to say: "I was feeling strong while I was looking for him."

    Thank you very much for your help.
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    Re: past simple+past continuous

    Quote Originally Posted by Will17 View Post
    Hello !

    Is the use of the past simple correct in this case, please?

    -"I felt strong while I was looking for him."
    Yes, you can say that.

    Would it be better to say: "I was feeling strong while I was looking for him."
    Thank you very much for your help.
    >Will
    You can say either. They would be taken to mean the same thing in this context.

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