Student or Learner
I wish my camera was/ were with me.
Retired English Teacher
Re: was/ were
Like riquecohen, I use 'were', but 'was' is commonly heard these days, especially in BrE. If you are in an exam, it's safer to use 'were'.
Originally Posted by riquecohen
ps, I'd be more likely to say, "I wish I had my camera with me".
Last edited by 5jj; 28-Nov-2013 at 12:54.
Reason: tidying up