SSCCGL English Language And Comprehension

Question 116

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Direct/Indirect and mark your answer.
She said to the children, 'You mustn't play with fire.'

  • She told the children they were not to play with fire.

  • She told the children they mustn't play with fire.

  • She told the children not to play with fire.

  • She told the children they are not to play with fire.

Solution

B.

She told the children they mustn't play with fire.

Question 117

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Direct/Indirect and mark your answer.
Everybody says, 'How well she sings !'

  • Everybody comments that she sings well.

  • Everybody says how well she sings.

  • Everybody tells that she sang very well.

  • Everybody says that she sang well.

Solution

A.

Everybody comments that she sings well.

Question 118

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Direct/Indirect and mark your answer.
He says that he is very sorry.
  • He said, "He was very sorry'.

  • He says, 'I am very sorry'.

  • He said, 'He is very sorry'.

  • He told me, 'I felt sorry'.

Solution

B.

He says, 'I am very sorry'.

Question 119

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Direct/Indirect and mark your answer.
Daman says, 'Priya is working in Ahmedabad.'
  • Daman say that Priya was working in Ahmedabad.

  • Daman said that Priya was working in Ahmedabad.

  • Daman said that Priya works in Ahmedabad.

  • Daman says that Priya is working in Ahmedabad.

Solution

D.

Daman says that Priya is working in Ahmedabad.

Question 120

In the following questions, a sentence has been given in Direct/Indirect. Out of the four alternatives suggested, select the one which best expresses the same sentence in Direct/Indirect and mark your answer.
Anne said, 'It is time to leave for the meeting.'
  • Anne said that it was time to leave for the meeting.

  • Anne told that it is time to leave for the meeting.

  • Anne said its time to leave for the meeting.

  • Anne said that it was time for the meeting.

Solution

A.

Anne said that it was time to leave for the meeting.