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L'énoncé

Trouver le ou les modaux appropriés pour chaque phrase (may - might - will - would - can - could - shall - must).


Tu as obtenu le score de


Question 1

Pupils ... go out if they've finished their homework. Since your homework isn't in fact finished you ... go out.

may / can't

Pupils may go out if they've finished their homework. Since your homework isn't in fact finished you can't go out.

can / can't

must / may

Question 2

He ... be serious; no one ... believe that. In fact he's an important scientist, so he ... be serious after all.

will / could / shall

can / can't / might

can't / could / might

He can't be serious; no one could believe that. In fact he's an important scientist, so he might be serious after all.

Question 3

She ... get good results if she tries harder. No, it's too late; the exam's next week: she ... possibly succeed.

might / will

She might get good results if she tries harder. No, it's too late; the exam's next week: she will possibly succeed.

can / shall

will / couldn't

Question 4

If you want to ask for permission, use ... or ... .

may / might

can / could

If you want to ask for permission, use "can" or "could".

will / shall

Question 5

My parents said "You ... tidy your room", so I have to do it.

shall

might

must

My parents said "You must tidy your room", so I have to do it.

Question 6

... is a little bit politer than "may".

Shall

"Shall" is a little bit politer than "may".

Might

Can

Question 7

That ... be right; your argument is perfectly logical!

will

can

must

That must be right; your argument is perfectly logical!

Question 8

If the figure has more than three sides, it ... be a triangle.

can

shall

must

If the figure has more than three sides, it must be a triangle.

Question 9

Since it's not forbidden by the rules, I suppose we ... do it.

can't

can

Since it's not forbidden by the rules, I suppose we can do it.

may

Question 10

Someone is knocking at the door. It ... be the postman.

may

must

Someone is knocking at the door. It must be the postman.

might

Question 11

Granpa has been working hard in the kitchen all day. He ... be exhausted.

will

can

must

Granpa has been working hard in the kitchen all day. He must be exhausted.