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Grammar

“Can” as “Be Able to”

In this unit, we used the modal “can” in a few ways. In part 1, you learned how to use “can” in a request. “Can” is also used to mean ‘to be able to’ in a statement.
Example: I am able to play the piano = I can play the piano.
Subject + be able to + simple verb = Subject + can + simple verb

Write four sentences with “can.” You will not use every word.

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