Sentence examples of "was" in English

He was entranced with joy. Il était transporté de joie.
The sun was almost gone. Le soleil a presque disparu.
It was pitch black outside. Il faisait noir comme dans un four, dehors.
Where was the body found? Où a-t-on trouvé le corps ?
The trip was very expensive. Le voyage coûta fort cher.
It was accepted that the problem indeed existed. On admit que le problème existait bien.
Anybody with at least a two-digit IQ knows this was a politically biased choice. Quiconque disposant d'un QI comportant au moins deux chiffres sait qu'il s'agissait d'un choix pour raisons politiques.
When was your first love? Quand ton premier amour a-t-il eu lieu ?
He was in the shower. Il était dans la douche.
There was steady economic improvement. Il y avait une solide amélioration économique.
It was terribly cold yesterday. Il faisait terriblement froid hier.
My computer was down yesterday. Il se trouve que mon ordinateur était en panne hier.
It was less than fifteen dollars. Ça coûtait moins de quinze dollars.
I was nine years old when I asked my mom if Santa Claus really existed. J'avais neuf ans lorsque je demandai à ma mère si le Père Noël existait vraiment.
I was fortunate to find a good job. J'ai eu la chance de trouver un bon boulot.
I was at the party. J'étais à la fête.
The theater was too crowded. Il y avait trop de monde au théâtre.
I was making a cake. Je faisais un gâteau.
Three guesses where I was yesterday! Tu as droit à trois essais pour deviner où je me trouvais hier !
The coat I wanted was priced at three hundred dollars. Le manteau que je voulais coûtait trois cents dollars.
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