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    Red face How to use simple past and past continuous together?

    How to use simple past and past continuous together?
    Use the simple past foe completed actions.
    Use past continuous for action that continuous like after while or when.
    Is it right?

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    Re: How to use simple past and past continuous together?

    "While I was walking home from work, a dog bit me."
    (I hope this wasn't homework.)

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    Re: How to use simple past and past continuous together?

    The dog had good taste don't mind the pun).

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