Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs - past.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 5

We ... this project without your help.

Question 6

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

You ... such insulting things.

Question 14

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

Question 15

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