Grammar test – Past simple verb 'to be'
1. Choose the correct sentence!
Read the sentences and underline the correct one.
a. It were my birthday yesterday.
b. It was my birthday yesterday.
c. It was being my birthday yesterday._______
a. We were at the cinema last night.
b. We’re be at the cinema last night.
c. We was at the cinema last night.
a. Were Picasso a famous artist?
b. Was Picasso a famous artist?
c. Picasso was a famous artist?
a. Was it sunny at the beach?
b. Were it sunny at the beach?
c. It were sunny at the beach?
a. They wasn’t at the swimming pool at the weekend.
b. They were’nt at the swimming pool at the weekend.
c. They weren’t at the swimming pool at the weekend.
2. Find the mistake!
Find the mistake, underline it and write the correct sentence.
a. It were cold and rainy yesterday. ___________________________ _______
b. Was they at the beach last weekend? _______________________ _______
c. You were tired this morning? ______________________________ _______
d. No, I weren’t. ___________________________________________ _______
e. Was he be late for school today? ___________________________ ___