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    past progressive or simple

    can you tell me your opinion on these sentences?

    She wasn't wearing (or didn't wear??) any make-up when Bob met her for the first time. She didn't look (she wasn't looking glamorous) like that.
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    Re: past progressive or simple

    Either will work. It depends on what narrative technique you are using. Whichever you use, be consistent in the tenses.

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