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WAS – WERE

I. Complete with was/ wasn’t/ were/ weren’t :
1. I ________ in Canberra last spring and this year I__________ in Rome.
2. We _________ at school last Saturday and this Sunday we ___________ at home.
3. Tina _____________ at home yesterday, she ___________________ at work.
4. You _____________________ very busy on Friday, ________________ you busy today?
5. Jessica and Kimberly _________ late for school yesterday, in fact, they _________ always late.
6. We ___________________ students in 1990, now we ______________________ teachers.
7. He __________________ in a hurry because there ____________________ a lot of traffic.
8. Last night you ________________ angry because your girlfriend __________________ at home.
9. My father ___________ at work yesterday because he ___________ on vacation.
10. Trixi and Felix _________________my cats, they died 5 years ago.
11. Susan and Betty ________________ good friends when they _______________ at school.
12. They ____________ good at sports, but they ______________ good at Maths 2 years ago.
13. They like traveling, they ___________________ in London this week?
14. It ___________________ Sunday today, yesterday it __________________ Saturday.
15. I ____________________ at home, I _____________________ at the gym with some friends.
16. We ____________________ with friends yesterday, we ____________________ alone.

II. Write the questions for these answers:
1.______________________________________? He was born in 1916.
2.______________________________________? It was sunny and hot.
3.______________________________________? She was bad tempered and grumpy.
4.______________________________________? I was with my sister.
5.______________________________________? They were at the beach last summer.
6.______________________________________? The party was great, I was really happy.

Einstein's best-known work. 2. Kathy V. KATHY: Where were you? AMANDA: (A) Sorry I wasn’t at a soccer game. ____________________________________? John Lennon was from Liverpool III. and I are at the soccer game. Many people [was/were] strongly opposed to the idea of evolution because it conflicted with their religious beliefs. He [was /were] a British naturalist who became famous for his theories of evolution and natural selection. I’ll talk to you soon. Brent. It is really exciting. IV. Where were you on Tuesday afternoon? Susan. 8. 1809. Einstein's parents [was /were] concerned that Albert was "slow. 4. Darwin [was /were] a reserved. 10. 9. she was." Albert [was/ were] a terrible student who didn't want to attend classes regularly and take exams. she was. MARK: Was she at the gym? STEVE: (A) No. _____________________________________? My best friend was Andy. JASON: How long were you there? . In South America. hardworking scholar. they weren’t. It were really exciting. the theory of relativity [was/were] used to create the atomic bomb. 3. (B) Yes. at the gym. Choose the correct answer: 1. Throughout his life. I was. Correct the letter: Mark. (B) Alone. Unfortunately. That’s too bad. but you were there. (C) With my husband. (C) Mark and I are athome last night.7. (D) No. the theory of relativity. Sorry I was home last night. Amanda and Josh was with me. (D) For two hours. _____________________________________? She was happy because it was her birthday. Charles Darwin [was/were]born on February 12. Call me. his parents worried about him. (C) At a movie. I were at a basketball game. AMANDA: Where were you last night? KATHY: (A) Yes. (B) At the gym. (C) Yes. Choose the correct verb: When Albert Einstein [was/were] young. Darwin found that fossils of extinct animals [was/were] similar to modern species. [was/were] published in 1905. _____________________________________? Her birthday party was last summer.

No. 5. E. it was. Were you at home yesterday? Was Ryan in class yesterday? Was the concert good? Was the movie interesting? Was Susan at the library yesterday? A. We ___________ free to read and relax.MARK: (A) Fine. It _____________ exam week. how __________ your arm? I hope it __________ okay. But this week is easy. Love. (C) By car. 2. I wasn’t. My classes ___________ terrific this year. C. No homework. I was alone on a tour. Remember! Basketball __________ just a game. My friends and I ___________ at the library every day. How __________ everyone at home? Mom. he wasn’t. Judy . 3. VII. B. how __________ your flowers? Beautiful. Last week ___________ terrible. JASON: _____? MARK: No. (B) Yesterday. He was sick. Send my love to Grandma and Grandpa. JASON: _____? MARK: It was cool. We were both there. I __________ sure. Yes. And Ken. 5. 4. AMANDA: ____? KATHY: It was scary. The music was pretty bad. I was at a concert. D. No. especially journalism. (A) Were you with friends? (B) Where were you? (C) How were you? (D) What movie was it? 7. (D) Four days. I wasn’t. (A) What was the weather like? (B) How was it? (C) How are you? (D)Was the weather cool? 6. it wasn’t. Dad. thanks for the check. Match the two halves of the sentences: 1. No. Complete the letter: Hi Everyone. Yes. thanks. (A) How long was the movie? (B) How was the movie? (C) How is the movie? (D) Who was in the movie? VI. she was. Matt Damon is a great actor. no exams.