which best Expresses the Same Sentence in Indirect/ Direct Speech:

Directions: In the following Two 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 Speech and mark your answer in the Answer Sheet.

  1. The maid confessed to the police that it was she who had taken the diamond ring.
    (a) The police were told, “I have taken the diamond ring.”
    (b) The maid said, “I have stolen the diamond ring.”
    (c) The maid said, “It is I who took the diamond ring.”
    (d) The maid told the police, “It is I who have taken the diamond ring.”
  2. My father said to me, “Go now”.
    (a) My father ordered me to go then.
    (b) My father ordered me to go now.
    (c) My father ordered me to go later.
    (d) My father ordered to go now.

 

Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 3rd November 2015 in English.
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    1. Answer: (d) The maid told the police, “It is I who have taken the diamond ring”.
    2.  Answer: (a) My father ordered me to go then. 
    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 3rd November 2015.
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