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Contoh penggunaan modals pada kalimat expressing possibility (kemungkinan)

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Modals yang digunakan untuk menyatakan suatu kemungkinan, spekulasi, dan ketidakyakinan adalah may, might, dan could. Dalam hal ini, semua modals mempunyai makna "mungkin".

Contoh kalimat:

  1. I can't find Shania in the canteen. She may be in the library. (Aku tidak melihat Shania di kantin. Dia mungkin ada di perpustakaan.)
  2. This jacket is too small for Jimmy, but I think it might fit Paul. (Jaket ini terlalu kecil untuk Jimmy, tapi aku rasa ini mungkin pas untuk Paul.)
  3. I don't know how old that woman is but I think she could be about 36. (Aku tidak tahu berapa umur wanita itu, tapi aku kira dia mungkin berumur sekitar 36 tahun.)

Latihan soal modals

To get enough energy for a day, we ____ to eat three times a day.
I ____ drive a car until I was 34. Then I moved to the countryside, so I had to learn.
I ____ do my washing because my mother does it for me.
Unfortunately, I really ____ sing at all. No-one in my family is musical either.
Police: “____ I see your driving license, please?”
Driver: “Sure.”
If you are interested in human life, you ____ study biology.
You ..... T-shirt school. That is prohibited.
You ..... so noisy. The baby was sleeping.
Nina doesn’t need to go to school today because she is seriously ill. This means that Nina ____ go to school.
I have lived in England for two years, I ..... speak English fluently.