Yo veía lo que el hacía/hizo.
Would the first verb mean that e.g. I saw how he was building something and the second that I saw the reault... e.g. a house? Thank you.
Yes, with "Yo veía lo que él hacía", I watched what he was doing. With "Yo veía lo que él hizo." I watched the result, the completed action.
I think this lesson will help you understand the difference with more detail, have a look:
Using the imperfect vs the preterite in Spanish (general use)
Hope it helps
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