Can, Could, May and Might Exercise at Auto-English

Can, Could, May and Might Exercise at Auto-English

Use one of  the modal verbs in brackets to fill each gap. 

1 They (can/might)________________ be away for the weekend but I'm not sure.
2 You (may/might)________________ leave now if you wish.
3 (Could/May)________________ you open the window a bit, please?
4 He (can/could)________________ be French, judging by his accent.
5 (May/Can)________________ you play the piano?
6 Listen, please. You (may not/might not)________________  speak during this exam.
7 They (can't/may not)________________ still be out!
8 You (couldn't/might not)________________ smoke on the bus.
9 With luck, tomorrow (can/could)________________ be a sunny day.
10 You (can/might)________________ be right but I'm going back to check anyway.
11 The exam (can/might)________________ be easy. You never know.
12 I (can/might)________________ go to the party but I'm not sure yet.
13 Students (may/might)________________   study in the library from five to nine in the evening.
14 (May/Could)________________   you lend me 40 Euros til Monday?

 

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