DIRECT/INDIRECT SPEECH
155. I said to him, “Why are you work-    160. He said to me, “I have often told        (3) The poor examinee exclaimed
     ing so hard ?”                            you not to play with fire.”                  that God take pity on him.
     (1) I asked him why he was                (1) He said that he has often            (4) The poor examinee asked
         working so hard.                          been telling me not to play              God to take pity on him.
     (2) I asked him why was he                    with fire.
                                                                                   165. “Where will you be tomorrow,” I
         working so hard.                      (2) He told me that he had often         said, ‘‘in case I have to ring you?”
     (3) I asked him why he had been               told me not to play with fire.
                                                                                        (1) I asked where you will be the
         working so hard.                      (3) He reminded me that he of-               next day in case I will ring
     (4) I asked him why had he been               ten said to me not to play with          him.
         working so hard.                          fire.
                                                                                        (2) I asked where he would be
                                               (4) He said to me that he often              the next day in case I had to
156. He said to her, “What a cold day!”
     (1) He told her that it was a cold            told me not to play with fire.           ring him.
         day.                             161. The Captain said to his men,             (3) I said to him where he will
     (2) He exclaimed that it was a            “Stand at ease.”                             be in case I have to ring him.
         cold day.                             (1) The Captain urged his men            (4) I enquired about his where-
     (3) He exclaimed sorrowfully                  to stand at ease.                        abouts the next day in case I
         that it was a cold day.               (2) The Captain wanted his men               would have to ring up.
     (4) He exclaimed that it was a                to stand at ease.               166. Seeta said to me, “Can you give
         very cold day.                        (3) The Captain told his men that        me your pen ?”
                                                   they should stand at ease.           (1) Seeta asked me can I give her
157. The tailor said to him, “Will you
     have the suit ready by tomorrow           (4) The Captain commanded his                my pen.
     evening ?”                                    men to stand at ease.                (2) Seeta asked me if I can give
                                                                                            me your pen.
     (1) The tailor asked him that he     162. Pawan said to me, “If I hear any
         will have the suit ready by the                                                (3) Seeta asked me if I could give
                                               news, I’ll phone you.”
         next evening.                                                                      her my pen.
                                               (1) Pawan told me that if he heard       (4) Seeta asked me if I gave her
     (2) The tailor asked him that he              any news, he will phone me.
         would had the suit ready by                                                        my pen.
                                               (2) Pawan told me that if he will
         the next evening.                                                         167. The father warned his son that
                                                   hear any news, he will phone
     (3) The tailor asked him if he                me.                                  he should be beware of him.
         would have the suit ready by                                                   (1) The father warned his son,
                                               (3) Pawan told me if he had heard
         the next evening.                                                                  “Beware of him!”
                                                   any news, he would phone
     (4) The tailor asked him if he will           me.                                  (2) The father warned his son,
         like to have the suit ready by                                                     ‘‘Watch that chap!”
                                               (4) Pawan told me that if he heard
         the next evening.                                                              (3) The father warned his son,
                                                   any news, he would phone
                                                                                            ‘‘Be careful about him.”
158. He said to the interviewer,                   me.
     “Could you please repeat the                                                       (4) The father warned his son,
                                          163. The teacher said to Mahesh,
     question?”                                ”Congratulations ! Wish you suc-             ‘‘Don’t fall into the trap.”
     (1) He requested the interview-           cess in life.”                      168. Manna asked Rohan, “Have you
         er if he could please repeat          (1) The teacher congratulated            sat in a trolley bus before?”
         the question.                             Mahesh and said wish you             (1) Manna asked Rohan wheth-
                                                   success in life.                         er he had sat in a trolley bus
     (2) He requested the interview-
                                               (2) The teacher wished congra-               earlier.
         er to please repeat the ques-
         tion.                                     tulations and success in life        (2) Manna asked Rohan had he
                                                   to Mahesh.                               sat in a trolley bus before.
     (3) He requested the interview-
         er to repeat the question.            (3) The teacher said congratula-         (3) Manna asked Rohan if he sat
                                                   tions to Mahesh and wished               on a trolley bus before.
     (4) He requested the interviewer
                                                   him success in life.                 (4) Manna asked Rohan if he has
         if he could repeat the question.
                                                                                            ever sat in a trolley bus
159. He said, “Be quiet and listen to          (4) The teacher congratulated
                                                   Mahesh and wished him suc-      169. Farhan asked Geeta, “Could you
     my words.”
                                                   cess in life.                        lend me a hundred rupees until
     (1) He urged them to be quiet and                                                  tomorrow ?”
         listen to his words.             164. The poor examinee said, “O God,
                                                                                        (1) Farhan asked Geeta wheth-
     (2) He urged them and said be             take pity on me.”
                                                                                            er she could lend him a hun-
         quiet and listen to words.            (1) The poor examinee prayed
                                                                                            dred rupees until tomorrow.
     (3) He said they should be quiet              God to take pity on him.
                                                                                        (2) Farhan asked Geeta wheth-
         and listen to his words.              (2) The poor examinee, invoking              er she could lend him a hun-
     (4) He said you should be quiet               God, implored him to take                dred rupees until the next
         and listen to my words.                   pity on him.                             day.
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