English Grammar MCQ-6

Directions (Q. No. 1-15): In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Direct/ Indirect speech .Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Indirect/ Direct speech.

1. She said to him, “Please, cooperate me in my distress.”

(A) She requested him to cooperate her in her distress.
(B) She requested him to cooperate her in my distress.
(C) She requested to him to cooperate her.
(D) She requested him to cooperate her in his distress.

2. The teacher said to the girls, “Keep away from the wall.”

(A) The teacher instructed the girls to keep away the wall.
(B) The teacher instructed the girls to keep away from the wall.
(C) The teacher instructed to the girls to keep away from the wall.
(D) The teacher instructs the girls to keep away from the wall.

3. She said, “What a pitiful scene!”

(A) She exclaimed that it is a pitiful scene.
(B) She exclaimed that it was a pitiful scene.
(C) She exclaimed with contempt that it was a pitiful scene.
(D) She exclaimed that there was a pitiful scene.

4. He said, “Hurrah! I am the first”.

(A) He exclaimed with joy that he was the first.
(B) He exclaimed with joy if he was the first.
(C) He exclaimed with joy whether he was the first.
(D) He exclaimed in contempt that he was the first.

5. The queen said, “O, I were young again!”

(A) The queen eagerly wished if she were young again.
(B) The queen eagerly wished that she was young again.
(C) The queen eagerly wished that she were young again.
(D) The queen eagerly wished if she was young again.

6. The Principal said, “Well done!My boys.”

(A) The Principal exclaimed with applause that the boys had done well.
(B) The Principal exclaimed for applause that the boys had done well.
(C) The Principal exclaimed with applause that the boys has done well.
(D) The Principal exclaimed with surprise that the boys had done well.

7. He said, “God save the King”.

(A) He prayed that God might have saved the king.
(B) He prayed that God may save the king.
(C) He prayed that God might save the king.
(D) He prayed that God might be saving the king.

8. The mother said, “Long live my son.”

(A) The mother wished that his son should live long.
(B) The mother wished that his son will live long.
(C) The mother wished if his son should live long.
(D) The mother wished whether his son should live long.

9. She said to me, “Do have some drinks?”

(A) She requested me to have some drinks.
(B) She ordered me to have some drinks.
(C) She told me to have some drinks.
(D) She requested you to have some drinks.

10. Rahul said to him, “Will you go to Jaipur?”

(A) Rahul asked him that he would go to Jaipur.
(B) Rahul asked him if he would go to Jaipur.
(C) Rahul asked him if he could go to Jaipur.
(D) Rahul asked him if you would go to Jaipur.

11. The boy said, “Sir, may I come in?”

(A) The boy respectfully asked whether he may come in.
(B) The boy respectfully asked he could come in.
(C) The boy respectfully asked whether he might come in.
(D) The boy respectfully asked whether he may come out.

12. Hari said to Rahim, “You must obey your parents.”

(A) Hari told Rahim if he must obey his parents.
(B) Hari tells Rahim that he must obey his parents.
(C) Hari told to Rahim that he must obey his parents.
(D) Hari told Rahim that he must obey his parents.

13. He said, “I have to go to Jaipur next week.”

(A) He said that he had to go to Jaipur the following week.
(B) He said that he had to go to Jaipur the next week.
(C) He said that he has to go to Jaipur the following week.
(D) He said if he had to go to Jaipur the following week.

14. She said, “You need not talk to me.”

(A) She said that he need not talk to her.
(B) She said that I need not talk to her.
(C) She said that they need not talk to her.
(D) She said that I have needed not talk to her.

15. He said to me, “Let us go to hospital.”

(A) He suggested me that we should go to the hospital.
(B) He suggested to me if we should go to the hospital.
(C) He suggested to me that we should go to hospital.
(D) He suggested to me that they should go to the hospital.