Had better - Free english lesson
Chapter Other means of expressing modality


Certain verbs have meanings close to the meaning of the modals. They allow us to express opinion, to state a judgment, to impose an obligation.

We use « had better » in order to make a suggestion. The use of « had better » is close to the modal « should ».
He had better stay home.
I had better not take this street.



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