Modal Signs

For each sign, complete the sentence using a phrase from the box. Each sentence includes examples of modal verbs for obligation, permission and possibility.


should keep
can start
don't have
to pay
mustn't enter
can buy
shouldn't walk
can't copy
can't iron
can't smoke

No Smoking

1. You in here.

Admission Free

2. You don't have .

Keep In Cool Place

3. You this cool.

Keep Off The Grass

4. You on the grass.

Fresh Fruit For Sale

5. You fresh fruit here.

Private Property

6. You without permission.

Cheaters Will Be Expelled

7. You from other students.

New Course Begins Tonight

8. You new course tonight.

Don't Iron

9. You this shirt.

Donations Welcome

10. You to pay.

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