English Exercises > verb tenses exercises > Where vs. Were
 
 
MULTIPLE CHOICE - FOUR TENSES 1
Level: elementary
Age: 10-14
Downloads: 3368

 
ALL ENGLISH TENSES (ACTIVE VOICE) - COMPLETE GRAMMAR-GUIDE IN A CHART FORMAT WITH FORM, USE, EXAMPLES AND TIME PHRASES (4 pages) FOR ALL LEVELS
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 3255

 
THE PAST PERFECT TENSE
Level: elementary
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 2673

 
TEST YOUR GRAMMAR. ALL THE PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE TENSES.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 2242

 
A SCARY NIGHT - MIXED TENSES
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 1870

 



 
 

WHERE vs. WERE

WERE = past of be (ex. We were eating, now we are done)
 
WHERE = at, in, or to what place (ex. Where is the school?) 
 
Were is the past tense of the verb be, where is used when talking about a location (reminder here is inside of where).
Using only the words WERE and WHERE complete these sentences.
 
1. Do you know  I left my glasses?
 
2. This morning we  playing in the snow.
 
3. Jill put the books  the other books are.
 
4. " you doing your homework or sleeping?" my mom asked when I came down from my room.
 
5 & 6. The bookmark fell out and the teacher asked "Does anyone remember  we  in the book?"
 
7. We  shopping in the mall before we went to see the movie. 
 
8. "I can't believe we  almost caught." said the fish.
 
9. I was looking in the library, but I could not find  the novel my teacher said to read was.
 
10. Tom alwasy forgets  he puts his keys. 

 

       

Link to this exercise from your website or blog: