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

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

Question 3

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

We ... this project without your help.

Question 10

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

Question 11

You ... such insulting things.

Question 12

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 13

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

Question 14

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

Question 15

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