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92 FREE Should/Ought to Worksheets

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First Aid Kit PowerPoint

First Aid Kit PowerPoint

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This PowerPoint deals with some vocabulary items that we can find in a first aid kit, such as ice pack, thermometer, bandages, etc. It follows with some questions about when we should use these it ...
3 Elementary
Modal Verbs and Emotions

Modal Verbs and Emotions

anderson
•, Should/Ought to,
A test for emotions and modal verbs for 8th grade students. It contains grammar exercises and some activities matching emotions with pictures. Some exercises of completing sentences and gap comple ...
3 Elementary Pre-Intermediate Exam Level
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Here you will find exercises about modal verbs and vocabulary from compound nouns and other that can be very useful for teachers and students. This can be used as a worksheet or as a test for your ...
3 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate Exam Level
Never Again! Shudda Stayed at Home

Never Again! Shudda Stayed at Home

•, Should/Ought to
This worksheet is to practise talking about regret while working on the pronuncation shudda (should have). Students start by reading a review of gig, then they have to identify at least ten proble ...
3 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Reading- Should, Should't Have to, Don't Have To

Reading- Should, Should't Have to, Don't Have To

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This worksheet contains a reading comprehension exercise about smoking and the consequences it has for someone's health. It also has some grammar excercises to complete using should ,shouldn't, ...
6 Pre-Intermediate
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Advice Column: Penny Pincher

Advice Column: Penny Pincher

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•, Should/Ought to,
Students read the advice column. Teacher can guide students through new vocabulary, idioms and expressions. There are discussion questions at the end, but teacher should feel free to ask more ques ...
2 Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Modal Verbs - an Introductory Lesson (B1, B2)

Modal Verbs - an Introductory Lesson (B1, B2)

Eva PS
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It's an introduction to modal verbs - first some basic rules, then the rules for forming past (not all modal verbs have separate forms for past, some use perfect infinitive - in my experience it i ...
7 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Modals-Modals Perfect

Modals-Modals Perfect

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This is a powerpoint presentation of modals and modals perfect for esl B1-B2 level. There are no grammar rules, only examples and pictures that better explain the use of modals. A teacher can use ...
3 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced Exam Level
Should and Shouldn't

Should and Shouldn't

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The worksheet is designed with problem sentences for learners to be practising "should and shouldn't". It is followed by a quiz where paired students have to choose between two answers to a given ...
3 Intermediate
Modal Verb Practice (Elementary Level)

Modal Verb Practice (Elementary Level)

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The worksheet contains three activities about modal verbs. The first task is complete the sentences. Use can, can't, could or couldn't. The second task is the same but you have to use can, can't, ...
7 Elementary
Tipping Guide: Speaking Modal Verbs Practice

Tipping Guide: Speaking Modal Verbs Practice

This NYC tipping guide is taken from the research of Waitbutwhy.com, original available here http://waitbutwhy.com/2014/04/everything-dont-know-tipping.html. I used the chart to start a discu ...
5 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Do You Have Any Advice?

Do You Have Any Advice?

•, Should/Ought to
This presentation introduces how to give advice using the modal forms could - should - and must as well as to suggest and to recommend. I had ss work in pairs or small groups to come up with idea ...
6 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
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Modal Verbs and Phrases

Modal Verbs and Phrases

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The following activity will help your students practice modal verbs and phrases. It should be completed in pairs. Students A and B have gaps in different sentences. As Student A completes his sent ...
8 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Should - Shouldn't Drilling

Should - Shouldn't Drilling

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This worksheet is aimed at students who already know a little bit about structure and functions of modal verb should affirmative and negative. It is composed of 4 activities. The first 2 are filli ...
5 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Persuasion and Dissuasion

Persuasion and Dissuasion

This activity is suitable to intermediate and advanced students in practicing how to persuade and/ or dissuade the other person. It is better done as a role playing activity. This will motivate ...
13 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced Exam Level
Song Worksheet: Using Modal Verbs

Song Worksheet: Using Modal Verbs

This is an intermediate worksheet aimed at giving students a revision of modal verbs by means of a short listening activity. The worksheet includes the lyrics of two contemporary songs. Students a ...
3 Pre-Intermediate
Should and Shouldn't

Should and Shouldn't

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It's a nice speaking exercise to practise "should / shouldn't". Cut the cards, put them face down and make students work in pairs. Each student draws one card, reads it aloud and another student m ...
6 Elementary Pre-Intermediate
Reading Dreams

Reading Dreams

This worksheet deals with the topic of dreams. It does not focus on any grammatical aspect in particular. It consists of a fill-in the blanks listening about analyzing dreams that I adapted from h ...
11 Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced Exam Level
Dear Abby-Type Problems/ Giving Advice

Dear Abby-Type Problems/ Giving Advice

•Should/Ought to,
This is an activity for free practice of the modal should and other expressions of advice. The students usually love moving around and being in role. It's a fun, dynamic activity, with minimal tea ...
5 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Cold Weather Survival Tips

Cold Weather Survival Tips

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This worksheet is a reading activity created as one of the tasks in winter English speaking camp. It’s quite informative and deals with the question how to survive/keep warm in cold weather. ...
4 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Giving Advice Phrases and Situations (Healthy Lifestyle)

Giving Advice Phrases and Situations (Healthy Lifestyle)

This worksheet contains different phrases for giving advice and short role play situations for using them while talking about Healthy Lifestyle. Divide the ss into 2 groups. Cut out the situations ...
12 Elementary Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Agony Aunt Letters and Giving Advice

Agony Aunt Letters and Giving Advice

In this activitity there are 14 letters of desperate people looking for advice. They have written to Agony Aunt Anne and are waiting for an answer .Can you help them? Use any suitable modal verb. ...
10 Pre-Intermediate
Conversation Activity- Dilemma Discussion

Conversation Activity- Dilemma Discussion

Very good activity to make your students talk and debate in the classroom. Speaking and writing skills are developed in this simple and fun activity, this worksheet can be done individually or in ...
13 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate
Christmas Problems

Christmas Problems

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Speaking activity. 'Imagine you are a radio presenter, Marie, and you have a programme to give your listeners some advice. This week- Christmas special! Welcome your listeners, tell them about the ...
8 Pre-Intermediate Intermediate Upper Intermediate and Advanced
Movie Worksheet: TED: 3 Things I Learnt While My Plane Crashed

Movie Worksheet: TED: 3 Things I Learnt While My Plane Crashed

The worksheet is based on a thought-provoking TED talk by Ric Ellias "3 Things I Learnt While My Plane Crashed." I created it for an upper-intermediate group, when we reviewed past modals. It led ...
8 Upper Intermediate and Advanced Exam Level

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About Should/Ought to Worksheets
This is the final section of modal verbs. There are currently 92 activities for teaching and practicing should and ought to. Using the materials found here, you can combine giving advice using should and ought to with health and body related topics. There are three sets of cards and instructions for three different games but you may decided just to play one game or use the first set of cards to make flashcards for introducing different vocabulary words. Talking about illnesses is a perfect opportunity to practice giving advice and using modal verbs so even if you do not use this worksheet, you might still want to combine these topics during your lessons. Since all the worksheets on Busy Teacher are free and easy to download, be sure to look at several before selecting one. You can also edit worksheets to better suit your students. Remember that this is only one section of modal verbs; you should take a look at the main modal verbs section if you do not find what you are looking for here or if you need a review activity.
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