Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs - past.

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

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Question 1

Where is she? She ... here an hour ago.

Question 2

He ... your car. I'm sure it was someone else.

Question 3

I ... watch TV after 10 p.m. when I was a teenager.

Question 4

No wonder you feel sick now. You ... all the cake.

Question 5

They haven't arrived yet. Well, they ... their train.

Question 6

I ... to that boring party. It was just a waste of time.

Question 7

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 8

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 9

She passed her exam with flying colours. She ... very hard.

Question 10

In 1960's every child ... wear an uniform in school.

Question 11

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 12

We ... this project without your help.

Question 13

She ... swim very well when she was 10.

Question 14

You ... such insulting things.

Question 15

There were so many people in the bus that I ... .