Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs - past.

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

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Question 1

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

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 6

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

Question 7

You ... such insulting things.

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

We ... this project without your help.

Question 12

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

Question 13

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 14

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

Question 15

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...