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Is this an example of past progressive (was thinking)?



 
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Is this an example of past progressive (was thinking)? #1 (permalink) Thu Dec 23, 2004 8:41 am   Is this an example of past progressive (was thinking)?
 

Test No. incompl/inter-88 "Simple Present (5)", question 5

As he says, 'I know what everyone was ..........

(a) dreaming
(b) thinking
(c) supposing
(d) believing

Test No. incompl/inter-88 "Simple Present (5)", answer 5

As he says, 'I know what everyone was thinking.

Correct answer: (b) thinking
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Was thinking #2 (permalink) Thu Dec 23, 2004 10:33 am   Was thinking
 

In the story and in this context it means he knew what people's thoughts were at the wedding ceremony about how they thought he would behave.
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