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    Jadoon 84 is offline Member
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    Default Could or Be Able To

    Good Day

    For past ability, if I want to construct interrogative sentences which modal I should use.

    Were you able to walk 5 km a day when you were young? or
    Could you walk 5 km a day when you were young?

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    Rover_KE is offline Moderator
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    Default Re: Could or Be Able To

    Both versions are correct.

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    Boris Tatarenko is offline Senior Member
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    Default Re: Could or Be Able To

    Is the second one more common?
    Please, correct all my mistakes. I should know English perfectly and if you show me my mistakes I will achieve my dream a little bit faster. A lot of thanks.

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