7 Modals of NECESSITY Examples and Definition

7 Modals of NECESSITY Examples and Definition







Need (verb) (without to) is used in negative and interrogative sentences. Also, we can use don`t have to / doesn`t have to / didn`t have to(past), must for the same purpose. In the affirmative, we use need to to express necessity.

Example Sentences

  1. He mustn’t be late for the meeting.
  2. I must be careful not to upset her.
  3. They must leave immediately.
  4. You don’t have to give me money but I can if you want.
  5. You need to do the exercises, they are obligatory.
  6. You had to try hard for the match.
  7. I must study next week.