Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs - past.

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

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Question 1

You ... such insulting things.

Question 2

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

Question 3

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 8

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

Question 9

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

We ... this project without your help.

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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