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• A girl walks into class late • A woman walks into the room

• A man walks into work looking

without talking to anyone. looking very excited.
• She gives a piece of paper to • She’s holding a ticket.
• He’s holding a helmet.
the teacher. • She says she’s going to quit her
• His bike is broken.
• She’s missing a tooth. job.
He must have crashed his
She must have been to the She must have won the
dentist. 1 2 lottery. 3
• A boy arrives home looking • A girl walks into the room • A man is uncomfortable and
tired. looking happy. walking slowly.
• He has some interesting • She’s holding a letter. • He is holding his stomach.
presents for his friends. • She’s going to throw away her • He spent a lot of money at a
• He has a lot of luggage. course book. restaurant.

He must have been on She must have passed her He must have had a very big
holiday. 4 exam. 5 lunch. 6
• A man arrives at his house at • A boy arrives home very early
Past modals of deduction cards

• A woman arrives home and is night. from school.

angry. • He looks in his pockets and his • His teacher told him to go
• She asks to borrow her friend’s
bag. home.
• He goes back to work. • He looks pale and he isn’t
• She calls her bank and the police.
She must have been robbed. He must have left his keys at
7 work. 8 He must have been sick. 9 Copyright Mike Astbury 2016 Teaching Games