What is another word for modal?

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[ mˈə͡ʊdə͡l], [ mˈə‍ʊdə‍l], [ m_ˈəʊ_d_əl]

How to use "Modal" in context?

Modals are a type of verb that are used to express the ability, possibility, or necessity of a certain action. They are also used to express the speaker's feelings or opinions about what has just been said. Modals can be divided into two categories: modals of ability and modals of permission.

Modals of ability can be divided into two categories: modals of possibility and modals of necessity. Modals of possibility are used to express the possibility of doing or having something. For example, you can say "Can you please close the window?" to ask if someone can close the window.

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  • Reverse Entailment

    • Adjective
      multimodal, intermodal.
    • Proper noun, singular
  • Independent

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