Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs - past.

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

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Question 1

We ... this project without your help.

Question 2

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

You ... such insulting things.

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

I ... so I stayed at home.