Directions: In question number 1 to 5 a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect. Out of the four alternatives suggested, suggest the one which best expresses the same sentence in direct/In direct and mark your answer in the answer sheet.

1. He said, “My parents are planning a world tour on their fiftieth marriage anniversary.”

He said that his parents had been planning a world tour on their fiftieth marriage anniversary

He said that his parents planned a world tour on their fiftieth marriage anniversary

He said that his parents were planning a world tour on their fiftieth marriage anniversary.

He says that his parents were planning a world tour on their fiftieth marriage anniversary.

2. He said, “How careless of him to forget his car keys at home.!”

He remarked that it was very careless of him to forget his car keys at home.

He remarked on his great careless to forget his car keys at home.

He remark that it was very careless of him to forget his car keys at home.

He remarked that it is very careless of him to forget his car keys at home.

3.“How was the information leaked ?” She wanted to know.

She wanted to know how was the information leaked.

She wanted to know how the information got leaked.

She wanted to know how did the information get leaked.

She wanted to know how the information had leaked.

4. “You are Radhika’s son and her younger daughter, I presume,” he said.

He said that he presumed us Radhika’s son and her younger daughter.

He said that he presumed that we were Radhika’s son and her younger daughter

He said that had presumed us as Radhika’s son and her younger daughter

He said that he presumes that we are Radhika’s son and her younger daughter.

5. She said to the man, “Keep away from the grass".

She asked the man to keep away from the grass.

She asked the man not to go near the grass.

She asked the man to not go near the grass.

She ordered the man not to go near the grass.

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