Was or Were – Exercises for Class 2

Was and were are used to tell about the things that have already happened. Was is used with he, she, it, I – one name. Were is used with you, we, they – more than one name.


Q. Complete the following sentences using was or were.

  1. The engine __________ very powerful.
  2. They __________ playing in the park.
  3. The cows __________ very angry.
  4. It __________ Christmas yesterday.
  5. The shops __________ closed yesterday.


  1. was
  2. were
  3. were
  4. was
  5. were

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