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alt : 55_conditionals_modals.pdf Quiznet Topic: Conditionals and Modals BBC Learning English – Quiznet Quiznet © BBC Learning English October 27, 2005 Page 2 of 4 bbclearningenglish.com Try the quiz online: http://www.bbc.co.uk/apps/ifl/worldservice/quiznet/quizengine?ContentType=text/html;quiz=1732_past Quiz topic: Conditionals and Modals For each of the six questions choose the one correct answer. 1. I wish it ____________ stop raining! a) would b) will c) won't d) does 2. If only I _________ crashed the car! a) had b) hadn't c) did d) didn't 3. He wouldn't have been late for the exam if he ____________ earlier. a) leave b) left c) had left d) hadn't left 4. Where is he? He should ___________ home hours ago. a) be b) were c) have been d) had been 5. I decided not to do it at the last minute because I might ___________ myself. a) had been hurt b) hurted c) have hurt d) had hurt 6. He must ____________ it, he was the only one who had a key. a) steal b) stole c) have stolen d) had stolen BBC Learning English – Quiznet Quiznet © BBC Learning English October 27, 2005 Page 3 of 4 bbclearningenglish.com Quiz topic: Conditionals and Modals Answers: 1. I wish it ____________ stop raining! a) would - It won't stop raining, but use 'would' after 'wish'. Correct b) will - It won't stop raining, but use 'would' after 'wish'. c) won't - It won't stop raining, but use 'would' after 'wish'. d) does - It won't stop raining, but use 'would' after 'wish'. 2. If only I _________ crashed the car! a) had - The reality is 'I crashed the car', the wish expresses the opposite to the reality. b) hadn't - The reality is 'I crashed the car', therefore the wish is 'I wish I hadn't done it' Correct c) did - The reality is 'I crashed the car', therefore the wish is 'I wish I hadn't done it' d) didn't - The reality is 'I crashed the car', therefore the wish is 'I wish I hadn't done it' 3. It wouldn't have been late for the exam if he ____________ earlier. a) Leave - In this kind of unreal situation in the past we use a subjunctive form (had + past participle) to describe the situation. b) Left - In this kind of unreal situation in the past we use a subjunctive form (had + past participle) to describe the situation. c) had left - In this kind of unreal situation in the past we use a subjunctive form (had + past participle) to describe the situation. Correct d) hadn't left - In this kind of unreal situation in the past we use a subjunctive form (had + past participle) to describe the situation. BBC Learning English – Quiznet Quiznet © BBC Learning English October 27, 2005 Page 4 of 4 bbclearningenglish.com 4. Where is he? He should ___________ home hours ago. a) be - 'Should' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. b) were - 'Should' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. c) have been - 'Should' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. Correct d) had been - 'Should' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. 5. I decided not to do it at the last minute because I might ___________ myself. a) hurt - 'Might' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. b) Hurted - 'Might' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. c) have hurt - 'Might' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. Correct d) had hurt - 'Might' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. 6. He must ____________ it, he was the only one who had a key. a) have stolen - 'Must' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. Correct b) Stole - 'Must' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. c) has stolen - 'Must' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. d) had stolen - 'Must' is a modal. Modals are followed by an infinitive without 'to'. To download the pdf, simply point your cursor to the pdf above: 1) wait for the download button to show up at the top. OR 2) right click your mouse, then click "save as".