Choose the best alternative.
George King ___ filter-tipped cigarettes, but now he smokes cigars.
is used to smoking
was used to smoke
is accustomed to smoking
was accustomed to smoking
“It isn’t necessary for us to leave soon.” means: _____.
We needn’t have left soon
We didn’t need to leave soon
We don’t need to leave soon
We have to leave soon
A: I went out last night, and my cold got worse.
B: You _____ at home.
had better stay
ought to stay
should have stayed
A: The Chinese described flying machines.
B: They _____ tremendous imaginations.
must have had
need to have
A: Do you think they’ll have my size?
B: They _____ have your size.
are used to
will have to
If you worked in industry, you _____ the value of money.
had to know
should have known
might have known
His life _____ if he had worn his seat belt.
would be saved
might have saved
could have been saved
may be saved
I _____ go out than be stuck in bed.
I _____ to learn English fluently.
A: Is he going to have his operation this month?
B: Well, he _____ have had it this month, but now he is going to have it next month.
A: _____ Barcelona _____ Real Madrid last night?
B: Yes, it could. It has got more skillful players.
could / beat
could / have been beaten
could / have beaten
could / be beaten by
I can’t find my keys. I have a feeling I _____ them in the library.
must have left
should have left
My car has been making a strange noise lately. I _____ it to the garage and get it seen to.
had to take
shall have to take
should have taken
was to have taken
Joan suggested that they _____ all go for a walk in the afternoon - provided it didn’t keep on raining.
You say I _____ a screwdriver. What _____ I _____?
could have used / should / have used
shouldn’t have used / should / have used
might not use / should / be used
mustn’t use / could / have used
He was so unsure of himself that he ______ even buy a box of chocolates without consulting his mother.
might not have
Before his illness he _____ anything but now he _____ very careful with his diet.
could eat / can be
must have eaten / had to be
could eat / has to be
couldn’t eat / has to be
Powerful though they were, they never _____ to challenge the authority of the King.
If those two people _____ leave, the Whole firm would probably collapse.
We _____ be late for work. Our boss is very particular about time-keeping.
didn’t used to
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