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Das Verb "be" im Past Simple

Das Verb "be" (im Deutschen "sein") hat im Past Simple zwei Formen:

was
were

 

Aussagen (Statements)

Alle Formen 

I was - ich war
you were - du warst
he was - er/sie/es war
she was - er/sie/es war
it was - er/sie/es war
we were - wir waren
you were - ihr wart
they were - sie/Sie waren

Fragen (Questions)

"Ja" oder "Nein" Fragen

"Ja" Antworten

Was I at home? - Yes, I was.
Were you at home? - Yes, you were.
Was he at home? - Yes, he was.
Was she at home? - Yes, she was.
Was it at home? - Yes, it was.
Were we at home? - Yes, we were.
Were you at home? - Yes, you were.
Were they at home? - Yes, they were.

"Nein" Antworten

Was I at home? - No, I was not.
Were you at home? - No, you were not.
Was he at home? - No, he was not.
Was she at home? - No, she was not.
Was it at home? - No, it was not.
Were we at home? - No, we were not.
Were you at home? - No, you were not.
Were they at home? - No, they were not.

"Nein" Abkürzungsformen

Was I at home? - No, I wasn't.
Were you at home? - No, you weren't.
Was he at home? - No, he wasn't.
Was she at home? - No, she wasn't.
Was it at home? - No, it wasn't.
Were we at home? - No, we weren't.
Were you at home? - No, you weren't.
Were they at home? - No, they weren't.

W-Fragen

W-Fragen verwendest du, wenn du mehr Informationen brauchst. Sie beginnen mit den folgenden Wörtern:

What - Was
Where - Wo
When - Wann
Who - Wer
Why - Warum

Where was I?
Where were you?
Where was he?
Where was she?
Where was it?
Where were we?
Where were you here?
Where were they?

Verneinungen (Negative Forms)

Verneinung wird mit dem Wort "not" gebildet.

was + not - wasn't
were + not - weren't

Beim Sprechen oder informellen Schreiben wird oft die Kurzform gebraucht.

You weren't at home. - Du warst nicht zu Hause.
It wasn't cold. - Es war nicht kalt.

Alle Formen

I was not - I wasn't
you were not - you weren't
he was not - he wasn't
she was not - she wasn't
it was not - it wasn't
we were not - we weren't
you were not - you weren't
they were not - they weren't

ÜBUNGEN

Klicke hier für das Present Simple Form des Verbes "be".

Klicke hier für andere Zeitformen des Verbes "be".