|1||Which of the following is a common "reporting verb"? |
|2||Which word is optional (not essential) in the following reported statement?|
He said that it was cold outside.
|3||Which of the following is a correct reported statement of this direct statement? Last week he said: "We bought a car last week."|
|4||Choose the reported question that matches the following direct question:|
Mary said: "Where's the washroom?"
|5||Which of these words is usually required with reported YES/NO questions? |
|6||Look at the following reported question and choose the correct original direct question: Ram asked me where I worked.|
|7||Classify the following two sentences:|
1) She said: "Please don't yell." 2) She asked them not to yell.
|8||Choose the reported request that goes with the following direct request:|
I said nicely, "Please wipe your feet."
|9||Turn the following reported request into a direct request:|
She always asks me not to burn the cookies.
|10||Which structure is NOT used for reported orders? |