Reported Speech Exercise Past Tense

Practice following direct and indirect speech exercise for past tense. This is an Mcqs exercise with solved answers at the end. Alternatively, you may also find reported speech exercises for all tenses and reported speech exercise for tense in chart and Pdf download.

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1. “Why you have deceived the old lady”, I said to him.
  1. I asked him why he had deceived the old lady.
  2. I asked him that why had deceived the old lady
2. “What are the reasons of poverty”, teacher asked Alex.
  1. The teacher asked Alex what were the reasons of poverty.
  2. The teacher asked Alex that what were the reasons of poverty.
3. He said to me, “Have you ever noted the thief coming?”
  1. He inquired of me if I had ever noted the thief coming.
  2. He asked me if he had ever noted the thief coming.
4. I said, “I was listening my favorite music”
  1. I said that I had been listening my favorite music.
  2. I said that I am listening my favorite music.
5. She said to me, “I called at your home yesterday”
  1. She told me that she had called at my home the day before.
  2. She told me that she has called at my home yesterday.
6. I said, “We were working hard to increase the enrollment”
  1. I said that we had been working hard to increase the enrollment.
  2. I said that were are working hard to increase the enrollment.
7. The old lady said to me, “This man had killed my son”
  1. The old lady said to me that this man had killed my son.
  2. The old lady told me that that man had killed her son.
8. She said, “I was working at the main hospital”
  1. She said that I was working at the main hospital.
  2. She said that she had been working at the main hospital.
9. I said to her, “You were missed at the party”
  1. I told her that she was missed at the party.
  2. I said that you were missed at the party.
10. The girl said, “I could not find a good man to marry”
  1. The girl said that I could not find a good man to marry.
  2. The girl said that she could not find a good man to marry.

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