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Can Be Been Being May Will Shall Should Might Could
Would Must Never Dare Need Keep Kept Used to Ought to Going to
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AUXILIARY VERB - "OUGHT TO"
Uses of - OUGHT TO
 
Ought to is stronger than must and it is also used to show duty or obligation or advise.
- To express duty or obligation or advice.
 
Examples
All the visitors ought to come to the reception.  
We ought to support our parents.  
  It is used in :  
Simple present tense ought to
Present continuous tense ought to be
Examples : Recommendation
You ought to stop smoking.  
You ought to read more.  
Examples : Expectation
Jimmy ought to get the promotion.  
She ought to receive the package tonight.  
Examples : Probability
This stock ought to increase in value.  
Gold ought to increase in value.  
Examples : Advice
Mark ought not to drink so much.  
Mona ought to exercise more.  
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Types of Verbs Infinitive Verbs Auxiliary Verbs
Can Be Been Being May Will Shall Should Might Could
Would Must Never Dare Need Keep Kept Used to Ought to Going to
Question Tags Yes/No Questions Regular Verbs Irregular Verbs