1.Complete the conversation with was, were, wasn’t or weren’t.
Detective: Where were you last night Malone?
Malone: I ________ at the movies.
Detective: _____ you alone?
Malone: No, I ______. My wife _____ with me. What’s this all about?
Detective: There _____ a robbery last night at the first state bank. ____ you in the bank in the afternoon Malone?.
Malone: Yes, i ____. There _____a lot of people there. So what?
Detective: And last night your car ____ in the car park near the bank.
Malone: I know. We _____ at the movies. The cinema is near the bank.
Detective: No, you aren’t Malone. You’re under arrest. You see, my bag ____ under the table and there ____ a microphone in it.
Mrs Malone: But, we _____ at the movies last night. I ____ at home alone. Where _____ you? _____ you at the bank?
Malone: Yes, i _____. And now we’re rich.
2. Imagine that you’re a thief and you stole a museum. Write a conversation ( using the past simple) explaining that you didn’t steal the museum because you were in another place doing other things.
Example: Sir detective, i did not stole the museum, because at that time i was playing cards with some friends in the Royal casino…