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was/became/got breathless #1 (permalink) Sun Jul 24, 2016 17:40 pm   was/became/got breathless
 

Hi, are the following sentences correct?

1. He was running until he was breathless.
2. He was running until he became breathless.
3. He was running until he got breathless.

Is it acceptable to use Past Simple instead of Past Continuous here?
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was/became/got breathless #2 (permalink) Sun Jul 24, 2016 19:08 pm   was/became/got breathless
 

He ran until... would make more sense each time.
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was/became/got breathless #3 (permalink) Sun Jul 24, 2016 20:14 pm   was/became/got breathless
 

Thank you, Bev!
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