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modals downloadable worksheets:
CAN & CAN´T - Expressing Ability
2 easy exercises to practice the Affirmative and negative of modal verb CAN.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-14
Downloads: 3012

Worksheet to learn/study the different uses of modal verbs. It can be used as a classroom poster. I hope you like it and find it useful. Have a nice evening/day. Hugs!
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 2769

Modal Verbs
Consolidation exercises about some MODAL VERBS.
Level: elementary
Age: 11-14
Downloads: 2516

CAN / CAN´T (1)
Three exercises to practise can and can´t.
Level: elementary
Age: 7-12
Downloads: 2478

Second worksheet of a set of three on health problems. Here students give advice using “should” or “shouldn’t” + one of the verbs in the list provided.THE KEY IS INCLUDED. I hope you like it and find it useful. Have a nice evening/day!
Level: elementary
Age: 12-14
Downloads: 2186

Modals for ability, logical conclusion, necessity, obligation, permission, possibility, prohibition and requests.
Complete with the suitable modal verbs; choose the correct meaning; rephrase the sentences using suitable modal verbs. Key included.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 1669

must or have to
It is a useful worksheet on MUST-HAVE TO and MUSTN´T-DON´T HAVE TO. You´ll find both grammar guide and also fill in exercises. Hope you like it :)
Level: intermediate
Age: 10-17
Downloads: 1576

Should & Shouldn´t
This worksheet is about the use of should & shouldn´t. It includes several exercises on their use. I added a black version. Answer key is included. I hope you like it.
Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
Downloads: 1559


Would rather    or        Prefer

Would rather: is used to express what somebody wants in a particular situation.   Ex: Let's take the bus.... (I would rather walk.)       

Prefer: is used to express what we prefer in general. Ex: I prefer living in the country;  I prefer to walk rather than taking the bus.
Choose the correct option.
1-She ...................... eat a salad than a hamburger.
would rather        prefer                                                             
2-They .................... dogs. They don't like cats.
would rather        prefer                                                     
3-I ......................  stay home today.
would rather        prefer
4-We ....................... watching basketball.
would rather        prefer 
5-Usually people ......................... warm weather.
would rather       prefer
Choose the correct option.
1-I  buy the blue shirt.
2-Why do you  going out with Tom?
3-I  have the meeting at 6 pm.                                             
4-Normally, we  going to the beach.
5-I  watch the football game.



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