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

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

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

Question 8

We ... this project without your help.

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 12

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 13

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

Question 14

You ... such insulting things.

Question 15

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