4. It may rain in the afternoon. Learn English > English lessons and exercises > English test #45638: Can / could/ may/ might > Other English exercises on the same topic: Modals [ Change theme ] > Similar tests: - Modal : may/might - Placement test 1 - Modal can (video) - Modal verb : must / have to - Modal : can/could - Must / Have to - Modal verbs - Modal verbs Welcome to ESL Printables, the website where English Language teachers exchange resources: worksheets, lesson plans, activities, etc. Although I tried hard, I could not solve the problem. 5. 7. Fill in the blanks with can, could, may or might. May can also express permission. He could be away on holiday. This online lesson is designed for intermediate level students. a description and an activity. Could expresses past ability.Might expresses past possibility.. Our collection is growing every day with the help of many teachers. He might be away on holiday at the moment. 3. Can / May I borrow your bicycle? English modal verbs : explanation on the use of can, could, may, might, should, ought-to, shall, will, with an online exercise. May, might, could: probability in the present: Structure: modal verb + verb infinitive without ‘to’ may be, might do, could go, etc. tests exercise. modals exercise. He might get the job. (Perhaps he has died, but we don't know.) Can / May I come in? 5. May, might and could + perfect infinitive express uncertainty with reference to past actions: We haven't heard from him for ten years. 8. I could swim across the river when I was young. It cannot be true. It may rain in the evening. 9. English Exercises > tests exercises. Can and could are used to express ability or capacity.May and might are used to express possibility in affirmative clauses. www.autoenglish.org Written by Bob Wilson ©Robert Clifford McNair Wilson 2007 Can, Could, May and Might Exercise Use one of the modal verbs in brackets to fill each gap. He may/might/could have died. You can / may sit down if you want. She said that she might come. : They may be arriving tomorrow. 8. Helping students to determine how to use May - Might - Can correctly, together with a meaning checking exercise. He could run faster when he was younger. May or might can be used to say that something is possible or probable now or in the ... Modals - will, shall, can, could, would, may, might,should, ought to,must & need to + KEY Level: elementary Age: 8-12 Test yourself. A collection of downloadable worksheets, exercises and activities to teach May/might, shared by English language teachers. She may be at home. 4. Can this be true? You could have finished earlier if you wanted. 6. We use may, could or might to say that it is possible that something will happen in the future or is happening now. 10. He can / may take some rest if he is tired. 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