Answer Sheet - Indirect speech

This page displays the answers to the 'Indirect speech' quiz.

Q1 - I told him ____ do it.
to not
to don't
not to
don't

Q2 - He asked us ____ show our passports.
if
to
for

Q3 - She asked us if we ____ finished the work on Monday.
have
had
Either could be used here.

Q4 - She asked us ____ on time.
to be
for being

Q5 - She asked if she ____ leave early.
can
could

Q6 - They asked me _____ going to the party.
that I was
if I was

Q7 - He told me ____ my father.
phone
to phone

Q8 - She said that no one _____ to the meeting last week.
has come
had come

Q9 - She told me ____ she wasn't going to come.
that
---
Either could be used here.

Q10 - He asked me what I _____ if I failed to get the job.
would do
would have done

Q11 - He told me he ___ be here by three o'clock at the latest and it's half past already.
will
would
Either could be used here.

Q12 - She promised she _____ do it by the end of the week and then let me down.
will
would
Either could be used here.

Q13 - She said it _____ raining when she got here.
already started
had already started
Either could be used here.

Q14 - She explained how ______ do it.
to
I should
Either could be used here.

Q15 - He said he _____ her before.
didn't meet
hadn't met
Either could be used here.