-we were copying
The word copiábamos is the imperfect form of copiar in the first person plural.
See the full copiar conjugation


No podía imaginarlo cuando copiábamos las tareas en el instituto.
Who could imagine when we copied the exercises from each other in high school.
Recuerdo que éramos muy conscientes de que aún copiábamos canciones de otros.
I remember that the one thing that we were very much aware of was that we were still copying other people's songs.
Hace 20 minutos que no los copiábamos.
Three, we've have been unable to read you for the past 20 minutes.
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