SOLUTION : REPORTED SPEECH EXERCISES

Exercise 1. a. I Radha says ,” Tapan is a nice boy.” a. Radha says that Tapan is a nice boy. b. Ankita says , ” They enjoyed the game.” b. Ankita says that they enjoyed the game . c. “I can’t beat you.” says Abhimanyu to Arjuna. c. Abhimanyu tells Arjun that he can’tContinue reading “SOLUTION : REPORTED SPEECH EXERCISES”

REPORTED SPEECH(PART 8):OPTATIVE SENTENCE

An Optative sentence expresses WISH CURSE PRAY Sentences often start with ‘ May’ adding an exclamation mark. May you live long ! May you go to hell ! Good morning ! HOW TO CHANGE a. Comma and Inverted commas( ,” “) witll be changed into conjunction – that b. Optative sentence will be changed intoContinue reading “REPORTED SPEECH(PART 8):OPTATIVE SENTENCE”

REPORTED SPEECH (Part 7)EXCLAMATORY SENTENCES

EXCLAMATORY ARE THE STATEMENTS THAT SHOW HAPPINESS SORROW SURPRISE REGRET APPLAUSE Following are the words that express HAPPIENES –     Hurrah! Oh ! SORROW–        Alas! Ah ! Oh ! SURPRISE-         Wow !What a great , How REGRET  –    Oh my goodness ! APPLAUD/PRAISE-         Bravo ! Well Done !    HOW TO CHANGE a. Comma andContinue reading “REPORTED SPEECH (Part 7)EXCLAMATORY SENTENCES”

REPORTED SPEECH(Part6B): IMPERATIVE SENTENCES: SUGGESTIONS STARTING WITH LET US, LET’S AND LET + ( ME, YOU, THEM, HIM, HER, IT)

II. TYPE 2: Request / Advice – beginning with – Let +us Sometimes Imperative sentences start with LET US. So if the request or advice starts with The changes will take place in the following ways:- a. Reporting Verb Reported Speech   said/ Said to /told   proposed / suggested   said/ Said to /told+ objectContinue reading “REPORTED SPEECH(Part6B): IMPERATIVE SENTENCES: SUGGESTIONS STARTING WITH LET US, LET’S AND LET + ( ME, YOU, THEM, HIM, HER, IT)”

REPORTED SPEECH (Part 5): HOW TO CHANGE AN INTERROGATIVE SENTENCE

Basic points to ponder:- KINDS OF INTERROGATIVE As we know ,there are two kinds of Interrogative sentences:- Type 1 – That start with Auxiliary Verb Type 2 – That start with ‘ Wh family’ words Type 2 is again sub divided in 2 parts Type 2a. question words starting with Wh family words Type 2b.Continue reading “REPORTED SPEECH (Part 5): HOW TO CHANGE AN INTERROGATIVE SENTENCE”

REPORTED SPEECH:(Part-4): HOW TO CHANGE THE PERSON /ADVERB OF TIME

Before learning how to change the person of a Reported Speech , try to understand the following chart:- PERSONS & CASES OF A PRONOUN A Pronoun has 3 persons & 4 cases :- Person Nominative Case(Subject)   ObjectiveCase (Object) PossessiveCase ReflexiveCase I     I We Me Us My Our Myself / Ourselves II YouContinue reading “REPORTED SPEECH:(Part-4): HOW TO CHANGE THE PERSON /ADVERB OF TIME”

Reported Speech(Part 2 & 3)If Reported Verb is in Present/Future Tense / Past Tense WITH EXERCISES: CBSE BASES REPORTED SPEECH

HOW TO CHANGE THE TENSE OF REPORTED SPEECH 1. HOW TO CHANGE ‘say’ in PRESENT TENSE PRESENT Kind of Sentence        Reporting Verb      Reported Speech     Connector Assertive   Say  Says Say to Says to  is sayingis saying to has / have saidhas / have said tohas /have been sayinghas/ have been saying to   say saysContinue reading “Reported Speech(Part 2 & 3)If Reported Verb is in Present/Future Tense / Past Tense WITH EXERCISES: CBSE BASES REPORTED SPEECH”

REPORTED SPEECH RULES: NARRATION: INDIRECT SPEECH (Part1): Introduction: What is a Reported Speech / Narration?

Reported Speech
Part 1
Introduction

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