"You were cleaning the kitchen."

Translation:Tu nettoyais la cuisine.

April 20, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/frudolf1

why not, tu as nettoyé la cuisine ?

April 20, 2018

https://www.duolingo.com/CommeuneTexane

In English, "were cleaning" is the past progressive tense or imperfect tense. This corresponds with the French imparfait in most instances. Tu nettoyais la cuisine = you were cleaning the kitchen. Tu as nettoyé la cuisine = you cleaned the kitchen.

April 20, 2018
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