Modal Verbs of Possibility Gap-Fill

Fill in the gaps with any modal verb of possibility plus an appropriate verb.  Some of the verbs you need are given in brackets, some of the verbs you have to think of yourself.  Then click submit to see how well you did!

1. Fill in the gaps with an appropriate modal verb of possibility + an appropriate verb.

e.g.  Remind me to call Helen tomorrow because I may forget  (50% chance)

It later, so I will take my raincoat just in case.   (50% chance)

Question 1 of 6

2. You (be able to) speak some French by now, you have been living there for 3 years!

Question 2 of 6

3. It too warm outside so I don’t think we will need to take our sun cream (30% chance)

Question 3 of 6

4. The meal (be) ready now, so you can take it out of the oven.  (90% chance)

Question 4 of 6

5. The match (be) finished already, they only started playing 2o minutes ago!  (0-10% chance)

Question 5 of 6

6. Why is John late for the meeting? Use appropriate verbs to talk about past possibility.

He , because we told him about it only yesterday and he always remembers things! (10% chance)

He stuck in traffic, the roads were very busy when I came in this morning.  (50% chance)

He lost, because we gave him the address and he has satellite navigation in his car.  (20-30% chance)

He is often quite unreliable with early meetings, he (oversleep)  (90% chance)

Question 6 of 6


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