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Direct and Indirect Speech
Tense Change
Choose the correct answer
While changing a sentence from direct speech to indirect speech, which of the following tense change occurs

a) Simple present to simple continuous
b) Present perfect continuous to past perfect
c) Past perfect to past perfect
d) Simple past to past continuous



Answer
Correct Answer Is : Past perfect to past perfect
Solution Is :
Tense Change
Choose the correct answer
What change must happen to convert a sentence in future continuous from direct to indirect speech?

a) Will have to would have
b) Are verb+ing to were verb+ing
c) Have to had
d) Had to had



Answer
Correct Answer Is : Will have to would have
Solution Is :
Tense Change
Identify the change in the tenses when converting from direct to indirect speech
He said, "is it raining?" to He asked whether it was raining.

a) Simple present to present continuous
b) Simple present to simple past
c) Simple present to present perfect
d) Simple present to simple future



Answer
Correct Answer Is : Simple present to simple past
Solution Is :
Tense Change
Identify the change in the tenses when converting from direct to indirect speech
Ravi said, "I had started a business." to Ravi said that he had started a business.

a) Simple past to past perfect
b) Simple past to past continuous
c) Past perfect to simple past
d) Past perfect to past perfect



Answer
Correct Answer Is : Past perfect to past perfect
Solution Is :
Tense Change
Identify the change in the tenses when converting from direct to indirect speech
She said, "I was not eating when you entered the room." to She said that she had not been eating when I entered the room.

a) Present perfect to past perfect continuous
b) Simple present to present perfect tense
c) Past continuous to past perfect continuous
d) Past perfect to future perfect



Answer
Correct Answer Is : Past continuous to past perfect continuous
Solution Is :
Modal verb forms
Choose the correct answer
Identify the modal verbs that do not change in indirect speech

a) Can
b) Used to
c) May
d) Shall



Answer
Correct Answer Is : Used to
Solution Is :
Modal verb forms
Change the speech of the following sentences making necessary changes in the tenses
Salma said, "I can drive a car."

a) Salma said that she could drive a car.
b) Salma said that she can`t drive a car.
c) Salma said that can she drive a car.
d) Salma said that she would drive a car.



Answer
Correct Answer Is : Salma said that she could drive a car.
Solution Is :
Modal verb forms
Change the speech of the following sentences making necessary changes in the tenses
The employee said to the manager, "I may take a leave tomorrow."

a) The employee told the manager that I might take a leave the next day.
b) The employee told the manager that he might take a leave the next day.
c) The employee told the manager that he mould take a leave the next day.
d) The employee told the manager that he could take a leave the next day.



Answer
Correct Answer Is : The employee told the manager that he might take a leave the next day.
Solution Is :
Modal verb forms
Change the speech of the following sentences making necessary changes in the tenses
My teacher advised, " you must work hard."

a) My teacher advising me that I had to work hard.
b) My teacher advised me that you must work hard.
c) My teacher advised me that I had to work hard.
d) My teacher advised me that you had to work hard.



Answer
Correct Answer Is : My teacher advised me that I had to work hard.
Solution Is :
Modal verb forms
Change the speech of the following sentences making necessary changes in the tenses
Mary said, "I would appear in the exam."

a) Mary told that she will appear in the exam.
b) Mary said that she will appear in the exam.
c) Mary told that she would appear in the exam.
d) Mary said that she would appear in the exam.



Answer
Correct Answer Is : Mary said that she would appear in the exam.
Solution Is :

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