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Test your understanding of the English lesson by answering these questions. You will get the answers and your score at the end of the quiz.
I fell asleep __________ watching television.

We kept losing power __________ the storm.

By the way, I talked to Susan __________ the break.

His phone rang twenty times __________ we were having lunch!

Let's go to the coffee shop __________ it's raining.

There was a lot of turbulence __________ the flight.

I was quite thirsty __________ the exam.

The roads are icy. Be careful __________ driving home!

I met a lot of really interesting people __________ traveling to Italy.

I felt bored __________ waiting for the doctor to arrive. I should have taken a book with me.

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117 Comments on “DURING or WHILE?”

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Very interesting and its boosting my skills

Friday, September 13th 2019

I got 10 correct. As usual, thanks for your super explanation!

Friday, September 13th 2019

Wow!thank you so much for this lesson. Now,I really understand the uses of while and during. Thank you for sharing your knowledge ma’am Rebecca. Keep on sharing have a blessed day for you.

Friday, September 13th 2019

It’s like: While I am (was, have or had been, will be) in acton / During this action

Friday, September 13th 2019

Thanks Rebecca! The lesson is very useful!

Friday, September 13th 2019

Hope this will help me a lot to improve in English grammar

Friday, September 13th 2019

Great Rebecca! Keep it up!

Friday, September 13th 2019

Thank you so much Rebecca!!!You´re an excellent teacher ;)

Friday, September 13th 2019

Thank you so much. It’s a usefull lesson.

Friday, September 13th 2019

I got 10 correct out of 10.thank you a lot Rebecca :)

Friday, September 13th 2019

I got 10/10, honestly before i don’t know diffenrence between ‘during’ and while, I always thought they are the same and use while or during both of them are correct and now i know how use them exactly. Thank Rebecca

Friday, September 13th 2019

your smile and simply made me happy during the lesson also, while i fished the quiz.
sorry if there are mistakes into the comment!!

Friday, September 13th 2019

finished instead of fished !

Friday, September 13th 2019

1doubt madam. Can we use “while the journey”?? Or is it wrong?

Friday, September 13th 2019

Excellent lesson, very useful. Thanks.

Friday, September 13th 2019

Thank you very much for your clear explanation.
Indeed, two words with the ‘ing’ form don’t make a good rhythm. Stumbling in it is a little bit.

Friday, September 13th 2019

Thank you Rebecca excellent explanation very understandable, accurate, and concise.

Friday, September 13th 2019

Thank you, Rebeka. it helped me a lot for my study.

Saturday, September 14th 2019

Thank you Rebecca for this great lesson.

Saturday, September 14th 2019

Thanks, very useful

Saturday, September 14th 2019

Thanks a lot of Rebecca your lesson was very interesting.

Saturday, September 14th 2019

Thank you! It’s unbelievable to have so much great content for free on the internet.

Saturday, September 14th 2019

Thank you rebecca

Saturday, September 14th 2019

It was a good lesson! Thanks!

Saturday, September 14th 2019

Thank you very much.

Saturday, September 14th 2019

Oh, thank you Rebecca for this lesson. I thought before that they are simply synonyms.

Saturday, September 14th 2019

thank you very much

Sunday, September 15th 2019


Sunday, September 15th 2019

Thank you Rebecca

Monday, September 16th 2019

Thanks a lot

Monday, September 16th 2019

Thanks for your explaining!)

Monday, September 16th 2019


Monday, September 16th 2019

Thank you! Helped a lot

Monday, September 16th 2019

Great lesson! Thanks!

Monday, September 16th 2019

Thank you….!1

Monday, September 16th 2019

Your lesson was amazing! Very easy to understand the diference between “during” and “while”. Thanks!

Monday, September 16th 2019

Thank you teacher I got 100%

Monday, September 16th 2019

tanks Rebecca

Monday, September 16th 2019

Hello Rebecca, thank you for all your lessons, they´re very useful and I really appreciate your effort. I like your teaching style that is very clear and helps me to improve my English “step by step”. I find you and Mrs. Emma the best teachers on Engvid. You both are not only great teachers but also have nice and warm personalities. Kind regards, Martina.

Tuesday, September 17th 2019

very useful for me! thx Rebecca

Tuesday, September 17th 2019

thank you rebbecca

Tuesday, September 17th 2019

I love Rebecca class .

Tuesday, September 17th 2019

Thank you for this lesson

Wednesday, September 18th 2019

I thank you Mrs. Rebecca.

Wednesday, September 18th 2019

During the exam time we need to be quiet.

Somebody is not interested me while I am finding.
Plz check is it true & faĺse

Wednesday, September 18th 2019

I become a good student while learning your lessons:-) many thanks for sharing

Thursday, September 19th 2019

Thank you prof. Rebecca.

Friday, September 20th 2019

tanks for you

Friday, September 20th 2019

while learning, i am enjoying.thank you.

Friday, September 20th 2019

Tnx Rebecca for detailed explanation, I’ve getting 10 correct as usual, can’t wait for ur next lesson!!😊

Saturday, September 21st 2019

Thank u so much 4 the lesson

Saturday, September 21st 2019

I was so happy while studying EngVid.com.
Thank you very much for your help, Rebecca.

Sunday, September 22nd 2019

simple and clear thanks

Sunday, September 22nd 2019

great i got 10/10

Sunday, September 22nd 2019

Please i need you to show us how can we get to use past/present/perfect/participle,because is very complecated. Please thank you.

Sunday, September 22nd 2019

Thanks Rebecca very clear and comprehensif

Monday, September 23rd 2019

Dear Rebecca, thank you for your lessons.

Wednesday, September 25th 2019

I got 10 correct thanks

Wednesday, October 2nd 2019

i correct 9 our of 10 .. it is very usefull for me..

Friday, October 4th 2019

very useful

Saturday, October 5th 2019

Hi Rebecca, thank you very much. Do have an online class for someone preparing for IELTS

Thursday, October 10th 2019

Thanks a lot engvid

Friday, October 11th 2019

I’ve got 10 correct out of 10

Friday, October 11th 2019

I’ve got 9 correct out of 10.
Thanks rebecca its usefull for me.
i love it.

Sunday, October 13th 2019

Yay 😊
Thank you very much
I got it 😀

Saturday, October 19th 2019

Amazing way to develop my skills. Thanks

Tuesday, October 22nd 2019

I enjoyed during your teaching. I listened to you carefully while you taught. Tank you so much.

Wednesday, October 23rd 2019

Thanks, Rebecca is the best teacher in the world.

Thursday, October 31st 2019

10 on 10. Love your lessons, Rebecca.

Saturday, November 2nd 2019

Thanks a lot, Rebecca.

Tuesday, November 5th 2019

Thanks, Dear Teacher Rebecca. I learned clearly the difference between While and during. I love your method of teaching; it is really vivid and easy.

Wednesday, November 6th 2019

I love Ma’am Rebecca. <3

Friday, November 8th 2019

You are really great madam because your way of explanation is very vivid and easy to understand.

Saturday, November 16th 2019

Thank you for the very useful lesson.

Friday, November 29th 2019

This is so easy, thank you very much! 100

Monday, December 2nd 2019

thank you very much

Wednesday, December 4th 2019

Thank you Mrs. Rebbeca, I agree with many comments here, the lesson was useful and I learned the difference between while & during.

Thursday, December 5th 2019

Great! Thank you so much!!!

Tuesday, December 10th 2019

thanks Rebecca… Your explanation is easy

Tuesday, December 10th 2019

love it

Saturday, December 14th 2019

Thanks Rebecca you are excellent teaching

Thursday, December 19th 2019

yeahh..!! 100

Tuesday, December 24th 2019

I learned something new, thank you

Friday, January 3rd 2020

I like this lesson
thank you rebecca

Monday, January 6th 2020

I love the lessons

Friday, January 10th 2020

Thank you ,Rebecca. Happy New Year!

Sunday, January 12th 2020

It’s so kind of you.

Tuesday, January 14th 2020

very helpful lesson. Thank you.

Monday, January 20th 2020


Rebecca, U R best:)))

Sunday, January 26th 2020

thank you very much Rebecca. I am grateful. You are the best teacher i have ever had

Sunday, February 2nd 2020

Thank you Rebecca, it was a useful lesson.

Friday, February 7th 2020

Thanks rebecca

Friday, February 7th 2020

I really enjoyed this class while you explained. Did i write right ?

Sunday, February 9th 2020

Thank you very very much mam

Wednesday, February 12th 2020

Your lessons are quite interesting & encouraging at the same time. Thank you very much.

Monday, February 24th 2020

Thank you, it was helpful

Tuesday, March 3rd 2020

Thank you rebecca

Saturday, March 7th 2020

thank you very much Rebecca

Tuesday, March 10th 2020

thank you so much for the lesson Rebecca

Tuesday, March 17th 2020

I watched many videos on youtube while social distancing.

Friday, March 20th 2020

Respected Rebecca, I’m getting confident.
I hope, I will correct my mistake in English very soon with your help.
Thanks once again

Friday, April 10th 2020

10/10. I am motivated always when you are teaching.

Sunday, April 12th 2020

Thank you Ma’am Rebecca! Keep safe! Had fun learning this time of quarantine!

Monday, April 13th 2020

HEllo Ms.Rebacca , Iam really enjoying all your classes and able to remember your teaching that helping me to improve my language skills. Thank you maam.

Saturday, April 25th 2020

I got 8/10 without watching the video !!

Saturday, May 2nd 2020

Thanks, Rebecca. Your videos give me a lot of writing tools. So I think that if I read and write every days, I manage to improve my English. But I need to practice my speaking.

Tuesday, May 5th 2020

Thank you so much. my teacher Rebecca. I got 10 out of 10

Sunday, May 10th 2020

Thanks ma’am Rebecca, l have really improved a lot by watching your English lessons. Your way of explaining things are really wonderful.

Saturday, May 16th 2020

Ma’am your classes are attracting. lot of thanks.

Saturday, May 16th 2020

Thank you!

Saturday, May 16th 2020

It helped me a lot. Thanks to engVid

Friday, May 22nd 2020

Thank you very much mam.I am listening the class interestingly while I am watch the lesson

Friday, May 29th 2020

Thank you very much mam.I am listening the class interestingly while you are teaching.useful lesson.

Friday, May 29th 2020

I like studying grammar with you!

Wednesday, June 17th 2020

well done i take 10 thanks to all

Tuesday, June 23rd 2020

I improved my understanding of distinguishing between ‘during’ and ‘while’. Thank you for your healthy lesson. It’s food for my thought.

Friday, June 26th 2020

Excellent explanation

Monday, July 6th 2020

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