If I were / If I was


Wereis sometimes used to talk about – ahypothetical situation’.


EXAMPLES

Correct sentenceIf I were the boss, I would have passed this project.

Incorrect sentenceIf I was the boss, I would have passed this project.


Correct sentenceIf I were you, I would have joined the other company.

Incorrect sentenceIf I was you, I would have joined the other company.