10 Examples of Past Continuous Tense


In Past Continuous Tense, we use was/were and the first form of verb+ing (present participle).

WAS is used with He, She, It, I and singular nouns.
WERE is used with We, You, They and Plural Nouns.


  • was going to the Pub.
  • He was dancing like a Nagin.
  • She was taking selfies before dying.
  • It was raining yesterday.
  • You were talking to her.
  • We were making fun of her.
  • They were taking bath together.
  • Alam was running towards the train.
  • Those women were standing there yesterday as well.
  • was weeping for my friend.
  • They were abusing us.