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You can't bathe in this sea, "he said to me, "It's very rough."

A.  

He said that I can't bathe in this sea because it's very rough

B.  

He said that you couldn't bathe in that sea if it was very rough

C.  

He said that I couldn't bathe in that sea as it was very rough

D.  

He said that you can't bathe in this sea since it was very rough

Answer: Option C

Jagdish said, "We passed by a beautiful lake when we went on a trip to Goa."

A.  

Jagdish said that they passed by a beautiful lake when they had gone on a trip to Goa

B.  

Jagdish said that they had passed by a beautiful lake when they went on a trip to Goa

C.  

Jagdish said that they had passed by a beautiful lake when they had gone on a trip to Goa

D.  

Jagdish said they passed by a beautiful lake when they went on a trip to Goa

Answer: Option C

 He said to me, "I expect you to attend the function."

A.  

He told me that he had expected me to attend the function

B.  

He told me that he expected me to attended the function

C.  

He told me that he expected me to have attended the function

D.  

      He told me that he expected me to attend the function

Answer: Option D

He said, "Why didn't you send your application to me?"

A.  

He enquired why I had not sent my application to him

B.  

He enquired why I did not send my application to him

C.  

He enquired why had I not sent my application to him

D.  

He enquired why did I not send my application to him

Answer: Option A

Dinesh asked, "Are you going to the party tomorrow, Eliza?"

A.  

Dinesh asked whether Eliza was going to the party the next day

B.  

Dinesh asked Eliza whether you are going to the party the next day

C.  

Dinesh asked Eliza whether you are going to the party the next day

D.  

Dinesh asked Eliza are you going to the party tomorrow

Answer: Option C

Johan asked, "How long will it take to travel from Germany to South Africa?"

A.  

John asked how long it will to travel from Germany to South Africa

B.  

John asked how long would it take to travel from Germany to South Africa

C.  

John asked how long it would take to travel from Germany to Africa

D.  

John was asking how long must it take to travel from Germany to South Africa

Answer: Option C

"What did you see at the South Pole?" Ashok asked Anil.

A.  

Ashok asked Anil if he saw anything at the South Pole

B.  

Ashok asked Anil what he had seen at the South Pole

C.  

Ashok asked Anil what did he see at the South Pole

D.  

 

Ashok asked Anil that he saw anything at the South Pole

 

Answer: Option B

Sumer said to him, "Will you have the suit ready by tomorrow evening?"

A.  

Sumer asked him that he will have the suit ready by the next evening

B.  

Sumer asked him if he would have the suit ready by the next evening

C.  

Sumer asked him that he would had the suit ready by the next evening

D.  

Sumer asked him if he would like to the suit ready by the next evening.

Answer: Option B