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L3: During/For/While

Choose the correct word for each sentence. Remember we use: 'during' to talk about a period of time (Ex. class, a flight, etc) 'for' to talk about a length of time (Ex. how many minutes/hours) 'while' to talk about the time someone was doing something
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during
They were eating ________ class. (during, for, while)
while
They were eating ________ the teacher was talking. (during, for, while)
for
They were eating ________ two hours. (during, for, while)
during
They met ________ the war. (during, for, while)
during
They talked a lot ________ the flight. (during, for, while)
while
They talked a lot ________ they were driving. (during, for, while)
for
They talked ________ a long time. (during, for, while)
for
She worked ________ several months. (during, for, while)
during
She worked ________ the summer vacation. (during, for, while)
while
She worked ________ she was home from university. (during, for, while)
during
People were talking ________ the movie. (during, for, while)
while
People were talking ________ I was trying to watch the movie. (during, for, while)
while
She came home ________ I was sleeping. (during, for, while)
while
They called me ________ I was having dinner. (during, for, while)
during
They called me ________ dinner. (during, for, while)
for
We stayed after class ________ a few minutes. (during, for, while)
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