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 ... so I stayed at home.

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 5

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

Question 6

You ... such insulting things.

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

We ... this project without your help.

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 14

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

Question 15

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