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abbreviation

before.

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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

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B.E.F.

abbreviation

British Expeditionary Force; British Expeditionary Forces.
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BEF

abbreviation for

British Expeditionary Force, the British armies that served in France and Belgium 1914–18 and in France 1939–40
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