Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs - past.

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

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Question 1

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 2

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

Question 3

You ... such insulting things.

Question 4

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 5

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

Question 6

We ... this project without your help.

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 15

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