Directions (Q. 1-5): 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. Kiran asked me, “Did you see the cricket match on television last night ?”

Kiran asked me whether I saw the cricket match on television the earlier night

Kiran asked me whether I had seen the cricket match on television the earlier night

Kiran asked me did I see the cricket match on television last night

Kiran asked me whether I had seen the cricket match on television last night

2. David said to Anna, “Mona will leave for her native place tomorrow.”

David told Anna that Mona will leave for her native place tomorrow

David told Anna that Mona left for her native place the next day

David told to Anna that Mona would be leaving for her native place tomorrow

David told Anna that Mona would leave for her native place the next day

3. He said to her, “What a cold day!”

He told her that it was a cold day

He exclaimed that it was a cold day

He exclaimed sorrowfully that it was a cold day

He exclaimed that it was a very cold day

4. The tailor said to him, “Will you have the suit ready by tomorrow evening ?”

The tailor asked him that he will have the suit ready by the next evening

The tailor asked him that he would had the suit ready by the next evening

The tailor asked him if he would have the suit ready by the next evening

The tailor asked him if he will like to have the suit ready by the next evening

5. He said to the interviewer, “Could you please repeat the question ?”

He requested the interviewer if he could please repeat the question

He requested the interviewer to please repeat the question

He requested the interviewer to repeat the question

He requested the interviewer if he could repeat the question

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