Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

All we ... hear was a terrible scream.

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

I told her about the meeting but she ...

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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