MODAL AUXILIARY VERBS
The Modal auxiliary verbs can be used to add a particular meaning to a tense. A particular meaning can be expressed as necessity, possibility or impossibility, ability or inability, prohibition, an advice to do or not to do something, a suggestion, an invitation, a request, an offer, etc.
Modal Verbs makes our spoken English comprehensive.
Modal Verbs also known as Modal Auxiliary Verbs or Helping Verbs.
Modal Verbs are very polite to speak and easy to learn - You will enjoy it.
Rules Of Modal Verbs
There are some Rules of Modal Auxiliary verbs, we need to understand this before learning the modal verbs.
1) We don't use -S with the third person singular (he/she/it) e,g We say 'He can', NOT 'He cans'.
2) We make modal questions and negatives without Do or Does e.g Can you help me? ( NOT = Do you can help me )
3) Modal verbs have no infinitives or participles as like To can, maying or Musted.
4) After modals (except ought), we use infinitives without To e.g Can I use your phone? ( NOT = Can I to use your phone )
Modal Verb Example
In each chapter, examples of the Modal verb will be given to understand in an easy way.
Should + Verb1st
It's talk about Suggestions, Advice, Order & Obligation.
- You should come on time.
- He should go to school.
- We should speak English.
- Negative: You should not come on time.
- Interrogative: Should you come on time?
- Neg. Int: Should you not come on time?
Modal Verbs List
Here is the Modal verb list.