SSCCGL English Language And Comprehension

Question 21

In the following questions, a 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 form.
The teacher said to him, 'Do you not go out.'

  • The teacher ordered him to not go out.

  • The teacher told him do not go out.

  • The teacher advised him not to go out.

  • The teacher commanded him that he should not go out.

Solution

C.

The teacher advised him not to go out.

Question 22

In the following questions, a 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 form.
Rajiv said to me, 'He plays with right hand.'

  • Rajiv said that he played with right hand.

  • Rajiv told me that he could play with right hand.

  • Rajiv told me that he plays with right hand.

  • Rajiv asked if he could play with right hand.

Solution

C.

Rajiv told me that he plays with right hand.

Question 23

In the following questions, a 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 form.
'Sam, will you help me carry my bags?' asked the old woman.

  • The old woman asked to Sam to help her carry her bags.

  • The old woman told Sam to helped her carry her bags.

  • The old woman said to sam to help her carried her bags.

  • The old woman asked Sam whether he would help her carry her bags.

Solution

D.

The old woman asked Sam whether he would help her carry her bags.

Question 24

In the following questions, a 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 form.
My father said to me, 'Will you sit and study at least now.'


  • My father asked me if I will sit and study at least then.

  • My father asked me whether I can sit and study at least then.

  • My father enquired me if I would sit and study at least then.

  • My father asked me If I would sit and study at least then.

Solution

D.

My father asked me If I would sit and study at least then.

Question 25

In the following questions, a 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 form.
I said to my mother, 'Please warm this milk. Don't boil it.'


  • I asked my mother that she may warm that milk but not boil it.

  • I told my mother respectfully that she will warm that milk and not to boil it.

  • I requested my mother that she warm that milk and not to boil it.

  • I requested my mother to warm that milk and asked her not boil it.

Solution

D.

I requested my mother to warm that milk and asked her not boil it.