Exercise #47 – modal verbs, passive voice

 

Directions: Each sentence or question includes a modal verb. Some are negative. These are all in the passive voice. The formula looks like this:

modal verb + be + past participle

1. A test _______ _______ _________next week.

2. The car ________ ________ _________.

3. This game _______ _______ _________with up to six people.

4. The work ________ _______ __________ before tomorrow.

5. The information ________ _______ __________ online.

6. ________ this box _______ _________ first class?

7. Why ________ the money _______ __________ available earlier?

8. The medicine ________ _______ __________ on a full stomach.

9. He ________ _______ __________ regularly by a doctor.

10. The performance ________ _______ __________ live.

Do you want to see the answers?

Here they are:

1. A test might be given next week.

2. The car couldn’t be fixed.

3. This game can be played with up to six people.

4. The work should be completed before tomorrow.

5. The information can be found online.

6. Should this box be sent first class?

7. Why can’t the money be made available earlier?

8. The medicine must be taken on a full stomach.

9. He should be seen regularly by a doctor.

10. The performance will be broadcast live.