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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

                      Ability or Possibility

                                            I can do something                                                             

                                    I know how to do it. It is possible for me to do it.                                         

                                            I could do something                                                          

                                    In the past I knew how to do it. It was possible for me to do it.                    

. Use the words  can  can't  could  couldn't to complete the sentences .
a.  Bob  swim but he  when he was two years old..
b.  Steve's younger sister  surf, but he .
c.  Last week it was sunny and we  go swimming, but this week  we .
c.  Russel  play the violin, but he  play the piano.
d.  Seaturtles  swim, but they  fly.
e.  Tony  cook now, but he   before taking cooking classes.
f.  Snails  jump, but  frogs .
g.  Kimi  dance with fans, but she  dance  samba.
h.  Hippos  fly, but they  swim.
i.  Joe  whistle at all.  Now he .
j.   Lisa  play baseball, but she  when she was three.
k. Mary was so busy that she  accept the invitation to go out.
 . Choose the correct options.
a.    Before Asmau came to the USA, she  can  can't  could  couldn't speak English.
Now she   can  can't  could  couldn't understand everything.
b.  Nancy  can  can't  could  couldn't run a hundred miles when she was younger.
c.     Brian was so tired last night that he   can  can't  could  couldn't  sleep.
d.  We had a great picnic last Sunday, but my friend Bob   can  can't  could  couldn't  come.
e.  I   can  can't  could  couldn't somersault now, but I  can  can't  could  couldn't  when I was two.
                                                                                                                                                                    Anna Pessôa





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