It was a beautiful day on the coast of Veracruz on April 21st, 1519 when Spanish arrived.The sun was shinning and the Indian children were running on the beach and swimming in the ocean. The men and woman were working.Suddenly,a little boy shouted“Look, there is monster on the ocean !”Every one turned and looked big galleons near the coast. When the ships anchored,Hernan Cortes,his men and some horses came to the beach in small boats. Indians believed the blond Spanish man was a god sent by Quetzalcoatl. Who do you think was more amazed:The Spanish or the Indians?
Write True of False
Underlina the verbs in past simple tense and in past continuous in the text and write them on the line
Verbs in past simple tense: arrived, anchored, believed, came, shouted, looked,
turned, was, amazed.
Past continuous: was shinning, were running, were working
Order the words to write sentences
a) Mariana was doing her homework when the lights went out.
b) Nancy and Pedro were dancing when the teacher arrived into the classroom.
c) What were you doing when your mother got home?
d) What were you doing when the earthquake began?