Grade 5 Grammar Lesson 7 Modal verbs

A verb that expresses attitude is called a modal verb. A modal verb is followed by a plain infinitive (main verb) to give meaning.

The most commonly used modal verbs are can, could, will, would, may, might, must, shall, should and ought to.

Modal verbs express attitudes such as, request, advice, compulsion, permission, prohibition and possibility.

Grade 5 Grammar Lesson 7 Modal verbs (2)

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