Quiz: Modals

This is a advanced-level quiz containing 22 multichoice quiz questions from our 'modals' category. Simply answer all questions and press the 'Grade Me' button to see your score. This exercise is also available as a printable worksheet.

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Modals Quiz

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - You should know better
Q2 - I shan't tell her
Q3 - You must do it
Q4 - May I come in?
Q5 - 'Is that the doorbell?' 'That'll be Jim.'
Q6 - You'd better hurry
Q7 - If I hadn't broken my wrist, I'd be playing in the volleball finals
Q8 - I ought to leave
Q9 - I ought to tell him
Q10 - You needn't have done all that inputting alone
Q11 - He can't speak Dutch
Q12 - He might be there when you get there
Q13 - Surely, she can't have finished already!
Q14 - You needn't have bothered filling in all those forms
Q15 - You oughtn't to have spoken to them like that
Q16 - I didn't dare go inside
Q17 - We couldn't swim yesterday
Q18 - You ought to try to phone her on her birthday
Q19 - You might have been killed!
Q20 - I should be home by around nine so I'll see you then
Q21 - You could hurt yourself
Q22 - You have to get everything ready before the end of the day