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actions were in progress at special time in the past
two actions were happening at the same time (the actions do not influence each other)
together with Simple Past
repeated actions irritating the speaker (with always, constantly, forever)
Signal words: while
to be (was, were) + infinitive + -ing
Affirmative sentences in the Past Progressive
You were playing football.
Negative sentences in the Past Progressive
I was not playing football.
Questions in the Past Progressive
Was he playing football?
an action happened in the middle of another action
someone was doing sth. at a certain time (in the past) - you do not know whether it was finished or not
was/were + infinitive + -ing