Category: Modal verbs

Modal verbs - past.

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

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Question 1

Nobody is answering the phone. They ...

Question 2

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

Question 3

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

Question 4

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

Question 5

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

Question 6

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

Question 7

I ... so I stayed at home.

Question 8

We ... this project without your help.

Question 9

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

Question 10

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

Question 11

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

Question 12

You ... such insulting things.

Question 13

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

Question 14

I ... glasses some years ago.

Question 15

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