Basis No 26 modal verbs – Bài tập Tiếng anh 8 nâng cao

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Basis No 26 modal verbs

Exercise 1

1.When my father was young, he _____ work in the garden for long hours.

a. can

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b. could                    

c. will                          

d. should

2. He_____ have committed the crime because he was with me that day.

a. mustn’t

b. shouldn’t               

c. won’t                       

d. couldn’t

3. Since we have to be there by 8.30, we_____ take a taxi.

a. had better

b. may                      

c. ought                      

d. are able to

4. It_____ rain this evening. Why don’t you take an umbrella?

a. could be

b. must                      

c. might                      

d. had better

5. _____ you help me with the homework?

a. May

b. Shall                     

c. Should                    

d. Will

6. She hasn’t eaten anything since yesterday. She_____ be really hungry.

a. might

b. will                       

c. must                        

d. can

7. I put my keys on the table, but now it’s gone. Someone_____ have taken it.

a. may

b. had to                   

c. should                     

d. would rather

8. Daisy is reading her English test because she has a test tomorrow. She_____ be studying.

a. will

b. should                   

c. must                        

d. can

9. We _____ put the fish in the fridge before it spoils.

a. had to

b. may                      

c. can                          

d. had better

10. Mr. Brown is very rich. He_____ work hard for a living.

a. mustn’t

b. shouldn’t               

c. can’t                        

d. doesn’t have to

11. Tom has just got a new job. He_____ be very pleased.

a. might

b. must                     

c. should                     

d. will

12. Tom panted his room black. It looks dark and dreary. He _____ have chosen another colour.

a. should

b. must                      

c. could                       

d. may

13. _____ you carry this bag for me?

a. May

b. Should                  

c. Will                         

d. Shall

14. You _____ throw litter on the streets.

a. mustn’t

b. couldn’t                 

d. needn’t                    

d. won’t

15. My mother permitted me to go out at night. She said, “You_____ go out tonight”.

a. may

b. have to                  

c. must                        

d. ought to

16. It is possible that she will come to our party tonight. She come her tonight.

a. need

b. may                      

c. should                     

d. will

17. They can type. They_____ type.

a. lean how to

b. are able to             

c. know how to           

d. both B &C

18. He advised me to take an English course. I_____ take it early.

a. should

b. shall                      

c. will                          

d. may

19. I’d rather_____ in the field than_____ home.

a. to work/ to stay

b. work /stay             

c. working/ staying     

d. worked/stayed

20. As an orphan, he _____ earn his living alone.

a. have to

b. has had to             

c. ought to                  

d. had to

Exercise 2

1.They prayed that their daughter_____ be lucky again.

a. may

b. will                       

c. could                       

d. might

2. He _____ all that money, so she could save some.

a. didn’t need to spend

b. needn’t have spent

c. shouldn’t spend

d. oughtn’t to spend

3. He spent all that money last week. He_____ so much.

a. didn’t need to spend

b. shouldn’t spend

c. needn’t have spent

d. didn’t have to spend

4. He had to work hard so that he _____ his family.

a. may support

b. supported              

c. can support             

d. might support

5. They have plenty of time, so they need not_____

a. be hurry

b. to hurry                 

c. hurry                       

d. to be hurry

6. You’re having a sore throat. You’d better_____ to the doctor.

a. to go

b. went                      

c. go                           

d. going

7. I would rather_____ poor but happy than become rich without happiness.

a. being

b. he                         

c. to be                        

d. was

8. Sit down please _____ a cup of tea?

a. Do you like

b. Do you like to drink

c. Would you like

d. Will you like

9. Must you come when your neighbout calls?

          No, I_____

a. must not

b. mustn’t                  

c. don’t have to           

d. must not come

10. May I have 2 tickets, please? two tickets, please?

a. You must given me

b. You have got to give me

c. Could I have                                  

d. You may give me

11. He will have to stay in hospital. That’s what he_____

a. has done

b. must do                 

c. must be doing         

d. must have done

12. Do you have to buy this hat? No, I _____. It isn’t necessary.

a. mustn’t

b. won’t                     

c. needn’t                    

d. don’t need

13. A man never have too many ties. It’s ______

a. unable

b. impossible           

c. improbable              

d. incapable

14. It could not tell the difference between Indian music and jazz.

a. might not

b. may not                

c. mustn’t                    

d. wasn’t able to

15. This plane could get over the mountain if it rose to 10,000 feet. This means it______ over the mountains.

a. would succeed in getting

b. got               

c. was bale to get        

d. had got

16. The plane was then able to rise. This means it______

a. could rise

b. might rise              

c. might succeed in rising           

d. rose

17. Byrd knew that he would be able to reach the South Pole. It would be______.

a. impossible

b. necessary              

c. able                         

d. possible

18. He ought not______ him but she did.

a. to tell

b. to telling               

c. tell                           

d. to have told

19. I’d rather you______ that.

a. do

b. don’t do                

c. won’t do                  

d. didn’t do

20. ______ run so fast?

a. Does he need

b. Need he to            

c. Need he                  

d. Needs he

Exercise 3

1.He didn’t need______ out of his room in Moscow.

a. go

b. to going                

c. going                      

d. to go

2. I could not ______ it even though I had wanted to do so.

a. had bought

b. buy                       

c. buying                    

d. have bought

3. I left my pen in this box, but it isn’t there now. Someone______ it.

a. must have taken

b. must take              

c. had to take              

d. had taken

4. Mary received 100 dollars from her sister. She______ the ring she wanted. It only costs 10 dollars.

a. buys

b. had bought           

c. bought                    

d. might have bought

5. It lost my Honda last week; I hadn’t locked it. You______ it.

a. should lock

b. should have locked    

c. ought to lock     

d. could lock

6. In 1900 the world had no deaths from rabies. Scientists______ wonderful vaccine.

a. has discovered

b. discovered    

c. must have discovered  

d. should have discovered

7. Mary received 100 dollars from her sister. She______ the computer she wanted. It costs 200 dollars.

a. wouldn’t buy

b. hadn’t bought        

c. couldn’t have bought   

d. didn’t buy

8. Once Helen failed in her exam. She played too much. She______ too much.

a. shouldn’t have played

b. should play             

c. shouldn’t play

d. wouldn’t have played

9. If I had liked that watch, may be I ______ bought it.

a. will have

b.  must have            

c. would have             

d. shall have

10. Did my sister tell you that I had been to Dalat?

a. might have

b. could have            

c. would have             

d. must have

11. The women of this tribe______ precious ornaments for slat because they didn’t have any salt.

a. have traded

b. traded                   

c. would have traded   

d. could trade

12. I took my only son to the park but he didn’t like it. You ______ him to the zoo.

a. should take

b. had to take            

c. took                        

d. should have taken

13. We are now wet. You______ the raincoats with you.

a. should bring

b. should have brought     

c. must bring       

d. have to bring

14. The yard is wet. It______ last night.

a. must rain

b. must have rain      

c. must have rained     

d. had to rain

15. Many birds will______ more than 3,000 miles to reach their winter homes.

a. flying

b. fly                         

c. be fly                      

d. flew

16. The pen won’t write; it______ out of ink.

a. must run

b. must be running    

c. must have run         

d. must have ran

17. The line is busy; someone______ the telephone now.

a. must be using

b. must have used     

c. must used          

d. must have been using

18. Bob is absent; he______ sick gain now.

a. must have been

b. must be                 

c. must be being         

d. must being

19. He______ his j ob because he seems very happy.

a. would like

b. can like                 

c. will like                   

d. must like

20. She told me that she’d rather______ on the committee.

a. not to serve

b. not serving            

c. not serve                 

d. serving not

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