Affirmative form (forma afirmativa)
Use a forma was para I, he, she, it e were para as demais pessoas.
I was (eu era ,eu estava)
you were ( você era ,você estava)
he was (ele era ,ele estava)
she was (ela era, ela estava)
it was (ele(a) era, ele(a) estava)
we were (nós éramos, nós estávamos)
you were (vocês eram, vocês estavam )
they were (eles(as) eram ,eles(as) estavam)
Usam-se as formas negativas wasn’t (was not) para I,he,she,it e weren’t( were not) para as demais pessoas.
As perguntas se formam com a anteposição do verbo to be ao sujeito.
was I …?
Where were you? (Onde você estava?)
Was she home?(Ela estava em casa?)
He wasn’t there. (Ele não estava lá.)
When I was a child, I was very naughty.(Quando eu era criança, eu era muito levado.)
You were happy. (Você estava feliz.)
Were you at the party? ( Você estava na festa? )
Yes, I was.(Sim, estava.)
No, I wasn’t. (Não, não estava)
O passado de are é were e o passado de is é was.
O passado de am é was também.