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I looked up the conjugation for être and the word était is used for il/elle. I'm a bit confused.

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  • Consider that in English, one says "How was your day?" and not "How were your day?" as "your day" is the subject. – Maroon Jun 13 '20 at 22:10
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    @Maroon this is basically right but taking a saying in one language to explain another one is a dangerous thing since certain languages may differ too much – messerbill Jun 14 '20 at 10:45
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Ta journée is the subject of était.

Spoken French usually avoid the interrogative inversion which is formal so that makes:

Ta journée était comment ?

or

Elle était comment, ta journée ?

or

Comment elle était, ta journée ?

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