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    Modals

    Why do some modals (which ones) combine to form double modals while other do not?

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    Re: Modals

    They're mostly found in regional variations; guides usually have them down as non-standard: DOUBLE MODAL AUXILIARIES. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993

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