Modal Verbs: can, may, should, shall, will, must, could, might, would, ought.

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You´ll find in this video the use of modal verbs.

Modal verb is a type of auxiliary verb that is used to indicate modality: likelihood, ability, permission and obligation.

Some commmon modal verbs are: can/could, may/might, must, will/would and shall/should, ougth to.

They can´t work as principal verbs and some characteristics that you will study about this verbs are: Modal verbs do not take “-s” in the third person, they cannot be used in the past tenses or future tenses…

They are always followed by a principal verb in its base form, with an exception: the modal verb ought is followed with a principal verb in its infinitive form

Can you read this?
Would you like to come?
She ougth to study
You must go
Mike should walk

We´ll go deeper into this topic at class.

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