Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs - past.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 5

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 6

You ... such insulting things.

Question 7

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

Question 8

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

We ... this project without your help.

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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