Check out example codes for "ionic create modal". It will help you in understanding the concepts better.

Code Example 1

import { Component } from '@angular/core';
import { ModalController } from '@ionic/angular';
import { ModalPage } from '../modal/modal.page';

@Component({
  selector: 'modal-example',
  templateUrl: 'modal-example.html',
  styleUrls: ['./modal-example.css']
})
export class ModalExample {
  constructor(public modalController: ModalController) {

  }

  async presentModal() {
    const modal = await this.modalController.create({
      component: ModalPage
    });
    return await modal.present();
  }
}

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