form

affirmativenegativeinterrogative
I wasI was not / I wasn’twas I?
you were you were not / you weren’t were you?
he / she/ it was he / she/ it was not / he / she/ it wasn’t was he / she / it?
we were we were not / we weren’t were we?
you were you were not / you weren’t were you?
they were they were not / they weren’t were they?

exercises

the verb to be (was, were) in the past tense

useful pages

  • exercises for practising short yes/no answers (Are you tired? Yes, I am / No, I’m not)
  • exercises for practising the tag-question (He is going, isn’t he)
  • exercises for practising am/is/are
  • exercises for practising the simple past

more useful pages