Reported Speech Quizzes


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Sandra said, “I have already written a letter to my family in Thailand.”

A. Sandra said that she had already written a letter to her family in Thailand.
B. Sandra said that she wrote a letter to her family in Thailand.
C. Sandra said that she was writing a letter to her family in Thailand.
D. Sandra said that she will write a letter to her family in Thailand.


They said, ‘We’ve lived here for a long time.’

A. They said that they have lived there for a long time.
B. They said that they lived here for a long time.
C. They said that they had lived there for a long time.


Pluto said,”I don’t want to continue with this membership.”

A. Pluto said that he don’t want to continue with this membership.
B. Pluto said that he did not want to continue with that membership.
C. Pluto said that he does not wanted to continue with this membership.
D. Pluto said that he will not want to continue with that membership.


Mr. Bascomb said, “Don’t vote for Otis because he doesn’t want to build factories!”

A. Mr. Bascomb said not to vote for Otis because he doesn’t want to build factories.
B. Mr. Bascomb asked us to don’t vote for Otis because he doesn’t want to build factories.
C. Mr. Bascomb told to us not to vote for Otis because he is not wanting to build factories.
D. Mr. Bascomb said to us to don’t vote for Otis because he had not wanted to build factories.


“Why are you staring at my feet?”

  1. He asked her why was she staring at his feet.
  2. He asked her why she is staring at his feet.
  3. He asked her why she was staring at his feet.


The teacher said, “Study chapters 1-4 for the final test!”

A. The teacher told us to study chapters 1-4 for the final test.
B. The teacher asked us if we studied chapters 1-4 for the final test.
C. The teacher said us to study chapters 1-4 for the final test.
D. The teacher asked to us to study chapters 1-4 for the final test.


Harold said, “Don’t bring sodas near the computers!”

A. Harold told us not to bring sodas near the computers.
B. Harold asked us if we were bringing sodas near the computers.
C. Harold told to us that we had bringed sodas near the computers
D. Harold said to bring sodas near the computers.


Jenna said, “I will update my credit card details within 2 days.”

A. Jenna said me that she will update her credit card details within 2 days.
B. Jenna said that she is updating her credit card details within 2 days.
C. Jenna said that she will need to update her credit card within 2 days.
D. Jenna said that she would update her credit card details within 2 days.


Robert said, “I want to renew my domain.”

A. Robert said that I want to renew my domain.
B. Robert said that he wanted to renew his domain.
C. Robert said that he will renew his domain.
D. Robert said that he renews his domain.


He said, ‘I must get going. Otherwise, I’m going to be late.’

A. He told me he had to get going. Otherwise, he was going to be late.
B. He told me he had to get going. Otherwise, I was going to be late.
C. He told me he has to get going. Otherwise, he was going to be late.


Baruch said, “I might teach ESL next semester.”

A. Baruch said that he is going to teach ESL next semester.
B. Baruch said that he will teach ESL next semester.
C. Baruch said that he might teach ESL next semester.
D. Baruch said that he could teach ESL next semester.


Mr. Bascomb said, “Don’t vote for Otis because he doesn’t want to build factories!”

A. Mr. Bascomb said not to vote for Otis because he doesn’t want to build factories.
B. Mr. Bascomb asked us to don’t vote for Otis because he doesn’t want to build factories.
C. Mr. Bascomb told to us not to vote for Otis because he is not wanting to build factories.
D. Mr. Bascomb said to us to don’t vote for Otis because he had not wanted to build factories.


“I begin to understand the concept of biodiversity.”

  1. He said that he began to understand the concept of Biodiversity.
  2. He wanted to know if he began to understand the concept of Biodiversity.
  3. He asked me that he began to understand the concept of Biodiversity.


“Can I borrow your pencil for a moment?”

  1. She asked me whether she can borrow my pencil for a moment.
  2. She asked me whether she could borrow my pencil for a moment.
  3. She asked me if she can borrow my pencil for a moment.


The teacher said, “Review exercises two and three for the test!”

A. The teacher told us to review exercises two and three for the test.
B. The teacher told to us to review exercises two and three for the test.
C. The teacher asked if we were going to review exercises two and three for the test.
D. The teacher said us to review exercises two and three for the test.


Cheryl asked her, ‘How long have you lived here?’

A. Cheryl asked her how long she has lived there.
B. Cheryl asked her how long she lived there.
C. Cheryl asked her how long she had lived there.


Rosa asked Jose, “Have you been studying English very long?”

A. Rosa asked Jose when do you study English.
B. Rosa asked Jose if he had studied English.
C. Rosa asked Jose if he had been studying English very long.
D. Rosa asked Jose if he was studying English very long.


“Did they eat out together yesterday?”

  1. He asked me if they had eaten out together the day before.
  2. He asked me if they had eaten out together yesterday.
  3. He asked me if they has eaten out together the day before.


The teacher said, “Study chapters 1-4 for the final test!”

A. The teacher told us to study chapters 1-4 for the final test.
B. The teacher asked us if we studied chapters 1-4 for the final test.
C. The teacher said us to study chapters 1-4 for the final test.
D. The teacher asked to us to study chapters 1-4 for the final test.


Gabriela said, “I can’t possibly finish my work by five o’clock.”

A. Gabriela said that she can’t possibly finish her work by five o’clock.
B. Gabriela said that she won’t possibly finish her work by five o’clock.
C. Gabriela said that she couldn’t possibly finish her work by five o’clock.
D. Gabriela said that she hadn’t been able to possibly finish her work by five o’clock.


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