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

Question 2

You ... such insulting things.

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 7

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

Question 8

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

Question 9

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

Question 10

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 11

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

Question 12

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

Question 13

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

Question 14

We ... this project without your help.

Question 15

I ... glasses some years ago.