Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs - past.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 3

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 4

We ... this project without your help.

Question 5

You ... such insulting things.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...