How Do You Spell WERE?

Correct spelling for the English word "Were" is [w_ˈɜː], [wˈɜː], [wˈɜː]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Common Misspellings for WERE

Below is the list of 604 misspellings for the word "were". Misspellings percentages are collected from over 510 000 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage Examples for WERE

  1. That was what we were told . - "Tom Brown at Oxford" by Thomas Hughes
  2. I wish I were - I wish I were anything but what I am . - "The Little Lame Prince And: The Invisible Prince; Prince Cherry; The Prince With The Nose The Frog-Prince; Clever Alice" by Miss Mulock--Pseudonym of Maria Dinah Craik
  3. We were right here . - "Out Like a Light" by Gordon Randall Garrett
  4. " To be sure you were . - "The Seaboard Parish, Complete" by George MacDonald
  5. What would he do if she were right ? - "Sand Doom" by William Fitzgerald Jenkins