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a straight answer #1 (permalink) Fri May 20, 2011 15:54 pm   a straight answer
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #250 "Modal Verbs (2)", question 8

He ......... give me a straight answer. He avoided my questions the whole time.

(a) should have
(b) wouldn't
(c) might have
(d) will have

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #250 "Modal Verbs (2)", answer 8

He wouldn't give me a straight answer. He avoided my questions the whole time.

Correct answer: (b) wouldn't

Your answer was: correct
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he wouldn' give me... means = he didn't want to give me...over some period of time, to be well connected with the second sentence: he avoided..?
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a straight answer #2 (permalink) Fri May 20, 2011 20:27 pm   a straight answer
 

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