Used to

  • I used to drink coffee every day
  • I used to talk to her friend every morning when she was at university
  • She didn’t use to drink when she was at university 18

Getting used to

  • I was getting used to working with best friend.
  • I will never get used to getting up early.
  • People get used to new technologies.

Would

  • I would go to the party.
  • I would help you.
  • I would get very angry.

Could

  • Anybody could be chosen for the job.
  • I couldn't see very clearly.
  • I could help she if she only let me.

Should

  • You should doing your homework
  • You should go to sleep.

They should exercise more.

Might

  • We might be going the wrong way.
  • I might call you tomorrow.
  • It might rain tonight.

Must

  • Passengers must fasten their seatbealts
  • You must respect your parents
  • I must tidy my bedroom. It's a mess

Simple Fact

  • We'd used to go to school together

We were always giggling so much

Attitude about someone else's habit

  • We eat breakfast at home every day.
  • John showers before he goes to work.

Someone's typical behavior

  • I usually takes the bus early.
  • I like drink orange juice in the mornings.

Used to + infinitive

  • She used to drink coffee. Now he prefers tea.
  • I used to drive to work. Now I take the underground.
  • Bill used to live in Wales. Now he lives in Scotland

Certain

They must have arrived

  • She must lost your cell phone
  • You can't be serious

Possible

  • They may come by car.
  • If we don’t hurry we could be late
  • You could easily lose your way in the dark.

Have + Past Participle

  • They have gone for a walk.
  • A rabbit might have eaten all my flowers.
  • My neighbour could have stolen the flowers

Firstly

  • OK, firstly, the pay is bad compared to the rest of the world.

Finally

  • He was 72 when the abolition act was finally passed.

Basically

  • The algebra is basically an algebra in which multiplication is not associative.

Another thing

  • And for another thing, he didn't lie to me.

As far as

  • As far as I'm concerned the weather this very bad

Suppose

  • I suppose that 's what draws people into keeping exotic animals.

Anyway

  • And unless you have diabetes, blood sugar remains generally stable anyway.

Metaphors

Hands

  • I' offer to help , but I've got my hands full at the moment

Heart

  • Broken heart

Legs

  • Break a leg

Head

  • knock an idea on the head

Synonyms of:

Concerned

  • distressed
  • affected

Describe

  • classify
  • delineate

Loathed

  • hated
  • Loathed


Buddies

  • bro
  • buddies

Unfutune

  • back luck
  • adverse fortune

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