SSCCGL English Language And Comprehension

Question 131

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.
The prisoner enquired if a lawyer had been arranged for him.
  • The prisoner enquired, 'Is there a lawyer for me?'

  • The prisoner asked, 'Has a laywer been arranged for me?'

  • The prisoner enquired, 'Had a lawyer been arranged for me?'

  • The prisoner said, 'Have you arranged a lawyer for me?'

Solution

B.

The prisoner asked, 'Has a laywer been arranged for me?'

Question 132

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.
Phila ordered her brother to turn down the television and let her work in peace.
  • Phila said to her brother, "Turn down the television that let me do my work in peace.'

  • Phila said to her brother, "Turn down the television and let me work in peace.'

  • Phila said to her brother, "Turn down the television to let me do my work in peace.'

  • Phila said to her brother, "Turned down the television and let me do my work in peace.'

Solution

B.

Phila said to her brother, "Turn down the television and let me work in peace.'

Question 133

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.

You will say, 'I am ill.'
  • You will say that you are ill.

  • You would say that you were ill.

  • You would say that you are ill.

  • You will say that you were ill.

Solution

A.

You will say that you are ill.

Question 134

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 bade his friends goodbye.

  • 'I will see you later' he told his friends.

  • 'I am bidding you Goodbye'.

  • He said, 'Goodbye, my friends.'

  • 'Goodbye, my friends'. he was saying to them.

Solution

C.

He said, 'Goodbye, my friends.'

Question 135

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 exclaimed with joy that their team had won the tournament.
  • He said, 'Our team has won the tournament.'

  • He said, 'Wow ! Our team won the tournament.'

  • He exclaimed, 'Hurrah ! Our team has won the tournament!'

  • He said, 'Our team won the tournament.'

Solution

C.

He exclaimed, 'Hurrah ! Our team has won the tournament!'