Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs.

Read the questions below and decide which answer best fits each space.

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Question 1

I knew that only a few people would arrive, so I ... too much food.

Question 2

I've already washed up, so you ... bother to do that.

Question 3

All we ... hear was a terrible scream.

Question 4

He wasn't over 18 but he ... come in anyway.

Question 5

Sue isn't at school today. She ... her project at home.

Question 6

I prepared a lot of food, but it turned out later that I ... so much.

Question 7

Look at Peter. He ... run so fast.

Question 8

The Olympic Games ... be watched all over the world.

Question 9

I told her about the meeting but she ...

Question 10

We ... the tickets earlier. Now we're going to queue at least for 2 hours.

Question 11

She ... about the meeting because nobody told her.

Question 12

The last album ... be as good as the previous one, but it's great music anyway.

Question 13

You ... be late again. The lecturer will be angry.

Question 14

It's late. We ... go now.

Question 15

Nobody knew about my plans so it ... you that gave it away.