Focus: Contrasting the Past Progressive Tense with the Past Perfect Tense
Examples: a. When we got the theater the movie (a) was beginning (b) had begun.
b. When I got the garage, the mechanic (a) was fixing (b) had fixed my car.
When I got home my mother (a)__________(b)__________ dinner.
When I woke up this morning, the sun (a)__________ (b)___________.
When the doctor finally arrived, the patient (a)__________ (b)_________ ___________.
When I went home yesterday afternoon, the sun (a)____________ (b)_________ ___________.
When I got to the station, the train (a)___________ (b)_____________.
When I last saw the baby her crib, she (a)_________ (b)____________ to sleep.
When his father got out of the army, the war (a)_____________ (b)___________
When we got to the airport, our plane (a)____________ (b)___________ off.
When I got to the party, all of the guests (a)_____________ (b)__________.
When I got back to the dormitory, my roommate (a)____________ (b)_________________ his homework.
When I called Mary the other night, she (a)____________ (b)_________ to bed.
When I first met their son, he (a)___________ (b)___________ to medical school.
When the bell rang, the teacher (a) ______________(b) ____________into the room.
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