Reported Speech Exercise Sequence of Tenses

Study and understand following direct and indirect speech Mcqs exercise for sequence of tenses. The exercise is solved with answers at the end.

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1. He said, “I play cricket everyday”
  1. He said that he played cricket everyday.
  2. He said that he plays cricket everyday.
2. She said, “I will enjoy you company”
  1. She said that she would enjoy my company.
  2. She says that she would enjoy my company.
3. He says, “It was not a good thing to buy”
  1. He says that it is not a good thing to buy.
  2. He said that it was not a good thing to buy.
4. She says, “I love mangoes”
  1. She says that I love mangoes.
  2. She says that she loves mangoes.
5. He says, “I had purchased few tickets”
  1. He says that he had purchased few tickets.
  2. He says that he had purchased few tickets
6. They said, “We will wait for your return”
  1. They said that they waited for my return.
  2. They said that they would wait for my return.
7. I said, “I will call tomorrow”
  1. I said that I will call the next day.
  2. I said that I would call the next day.
8. We said, “We will arrange a dinner party”
  1. We said that we would arrange a dinner party.
  2. we said that we will arrange a dinner party.
9. They will say, “It is an amazing gift”
  1. They would say that it is an amazing gift.
  2. They would say that it was an amazing gift.
10. She says, “I will appear for hearing”
  1. She says that she will appear for hearing.
  2. She says that she would appear for hearing.

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