Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

All we ... hear was a terrible scream.

Question 10

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

Question 11

I told her about the meeting but she ...

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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