Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs.

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

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Question 1

All we ... hear was a terrible scream.

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

I told her about the meeting but she ...

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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