use the simple past or the past progressive in the following
1. I don't want to go to the zoo today because it is raining. the same thing happened yesterday. I (want, not)_____to go to the zoo because it (rain)____
2. I (call)___Roger at nine last night, but he (be, not)___ at home. he (study)_____
3. I (hear, not)___the thunder during the storm last night because I (sleep)_____
4. It was beautiful yesterday when we went for a walk in the park. The sun (shine)_____
A cool breeze (blow)____
5. My mother and sister (Argue)____about something when I (walk)____into the room
6. I got a package in the mail. when I (open)_____it, I (find)______ a surprise
7. Tommy went to his friends' house, but the boys (be,not)____there. They (play)____Soccer in the vacant lot down the street.
8. Stanley (climb)____ The staris when he (trip)_____and (fall)____. Luckily, he (hurt,not)_____himself.
9. While Mrs. Emerson (read)____he little boy a story, he (fall)____ a sleep, so she (close)_____
10. I really enjoyed my vacation last january. While it (snow)____in lowa, the sun (shine)____in florida. While you (shovel)_____snow in lowa, I (lie)_____on the beach in florida
11. While Ted (shovel)____snow from his driveway yesterday, his wife(bring)____him a cup of hot chocolate