Past Simple Tense
Subject + was/ were + …
(I/ he/ she/ it + was)
(They/ we/ you + were)
I was sick yesterday.
They were sick last week.
Subject + Past simple
She went shopping last month.We got up late yesterday.
Subject + was/ were + not + …
Was not = wasn’t
Were not = weren’t
I wasn’t sick yesterday.They weren’t sick last week.
Subject + did not + Bare infinitive
Did not = didn’t
She didn’t go shopping last month.
We didn’t get up late yesterday.
Were/ was + Subject + …?
Were you sick yesterday?Were they sick last week?
Did + Subject + Bare infinitive?
Did she go shopping last month?Did you get up late yesterday?
Yesterday, last week, last month, last year, last Christmas, in 2017, ago
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