Usage examples for Was

  1. Who was that man? – Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin
  2. What was it that made you? – The Turmoil A Novel by Booth Tarkington
  3. That was Mr. Neeven. – Viking Boys by Jessie Margaret Edmondston Saxby
  4. It was a pushpot. – Space Platform by Murray Leinster
  5. What was you chinnin' about? – Smoke Bellew by Jack London
  6. But I was right- I was right. – Jane Journeys On by Ruth Comfort Mitchell
  7. I was so sorry for him. – Marcella by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  8. What it was she could not tell. – The Crisis, Volume 7 by Winston Churchill
  9. Joan herself was frightened. – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  10. Mean to say there was – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  11. Didn't you think he was dead?" – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  12. What I did was right . – The Comedienne by Wladyslaw Reymont
  13. " What was I duin'? – Warlock o' Glenwarlock by George MacDonald
  14. You see, it was like this. – Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water by Lowell, Orson
  15. There was nothing else to do but wait. – Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  16. And it was his! – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  17. How beautiful was the day! – The Sun's Babies by Edith Howes
  18. " I told you that it was I," said the Duke. – Arsene Lupin by Edgar Jepson Maurice Leblanc
  19. " I did not know there was one," Dias said. – The Treasure of the Incas by G. A. Henty
  20. How could I know it was – Gaslight Sonatas by Fannie Hurst