"Was" is a singular verb and "Were" is a plural verb.
"Was" is followed by a singular noun.
There was a meeting at my office.
There was a spider in the bath.
"Were" is always followed by a plural noun.
There were many people at the bus stop .
There were two elephants in the zoo.
I hope this helps.
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