Take the quiz. Explain the meaning of modal verbs in the
answers you propose
Are You a Good Roommate?
Take this short quiz and find out.
1 You want to use your roommate's computer.
О a. I may use your computer tonight.
О b. May I use your computer tonight?
О с. I'm using your computer tonight.
2 You don't have any food in the house.
О a. Can you make dinner for me?
О b. I don't mind eating some of your food.
О с. Do you mind if I have some of your food?
3 You may not have time to wash the dishes tonight.
О a. Could you wash the dishes?
О b. I can't wash the dishes.
О с. Can I wash the dishes tomorrow?
4 Your roommate asks you: "Could my best friend stay
О a. Can she stay in a hotel instead?
O b. Sure.
О с. I'm sure she could, but I don't want her to!
5 You can find nothing to wear to the party next Friday.
О a. May I please borrow your new sweater?
О b. I may borrow your new sweater.
О с. You could lend me your new sweater.
6 You and your roommate need the dorm counselor's
permission to have a party in your room.
О a. Could we have a party in our room on Saturday?
O b. Maybe we could have a party in our room on Saturday.
О с. Could you have a party in your room on Saturday?