Used to - 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.

« Used to » is meant to describe a past habit, having the same function as the modals « would » and « could ».
He used to collect stamps.

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