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REPORTED SPEECH

Quiz by Maria Jose Garcia

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20 questions
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  • Q1
    Complete the sentences with the right verb: At first, I said no, but Tom eventually ______________ me to watch the new sci-fi film.
    invited
    suggested
    told
    convinced
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  • Q2
    Complete the sentences with the right verb: My brother ______________ that going to the cinema was far too expensive.
    suggested
    complained
    promised
    offered
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  • Q3
    Complete the sentences with the right verb: In the next scene, the thief ______________ that he had stolen the money.
    promised
    suggested
    admitted
    refused
    30s
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  • Q4
    Complete the sentences with the right verb: We both ______________ that it was the best film we’d ever seen.
    admitted
    complained
    told
    agreed
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  • Q5
    Complete the sentences with the right verb: They caught a pickpocket at the cinema, but he ______________ to give his name to the police.
    agreed
    refused
    told
    offered
    30s
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  • Q6
    Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verb : The casting company announced it ______________________________ (find) enough extras already.
    has found
    had found
    finds
    found
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  • Q7
    Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verb : They said they ______________________________ some sound effects next month.
    had added
    will add
    would add
    added
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  • Q8
    Complete the sentences with the correct form of the verb :They said they believed the film ______________________________ an enormous success because lots of people came to see it.
    has been
    is
    had been
    was
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  • Q9
    Complete the sentence with the correct form of the verb: They explained that they ______________________________ (have to/include) subtitles the day before.
    will have to include
    have had to include
    have to include
    had had to include
    30s
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  • Q10
    Choose the right time expression: I saw a really good film...
    those day.
    yesterday.
    today.
    the week after.
    30s
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  • Q11
    Choose the right time expression: He said he had seen a really good film ...
    the day before.
    yesterday.
    in two days´time.
    the day after.
    30s
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  • Q12
    Choose the right time expression: I’m not feeling very well...
    today.
    yesterday.
    that day.
    the day after.
    30s
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  • Q13
    Rewrite the direct speech as reported speech. ‘My sister has started a new job with a film company.’
    He said his sister had started a new job with a film company.
    He said her sister had started a new job with a film company.
    He said his sister had start a new job with a film company.
    He said his sister has started a new job with a film company.
    30s
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  • Q14
    Rewrite the direct speech as reported speech: ‘She can use her creative skills in this role.’
    She assured she could use her creative skills in that role.
    She assured she could use his creative skills in thit role.
    She assured she could used her creative skills in this role.
    She assured he could use her creative skills in that role.
    30s
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  • Q15
    Choose the correct reported question: ‘How many films have you watched?’
    She asked him how many films he had watched.
    She asked him how many films has he watched.
    She asked him how many films had he watched.
    She asked him how many films he has watched.
    30s
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  • Q16
    Choose the correct reported question: ‘Are you in the next scene?’
    He wanted to know wether I were in the next scene.
    He wanted to know if they were in the next scene.
    He wanted to know whether I was in the next scene.
    He wanted to know if he was in the next scene.
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  • Q17
    Choose the correct reported question: ‘When are they filming on location?’
    Mary wondered when I were filming on location.
    Mary wondered when were they filming on location.
    Mary wondered when they were filming on location.
    Mary wondered when weere we filming on location.
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  • Q18
    Which is the direct speech of this reported speech sentence: He said that Ryan had joined the crew six months before?
    "Ryan joined the crew six months before."
    " Ryan had joined the crew six months before."
    Ryan has joined the crew six months ago.
    " Ryan has joined the crew six months ago."
    30s
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  • Q19
    Which is the direct speech of this reported speech sentence: He said that they had finished the sounds effects the previous day. ?
    "We had finished the sounds effects yesterday"
    " They have finished the sounds effects yesterday."
    " We have finished the sounds effects yesterday."
    " We have finished the sounds effects the day before yesterday."
    30s
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  • Q20
    Which is the direct speech of this reported speech sentence: He said that the crew members needed a break that day. ?
    "The crew members needs a break today"
    "The crew members need a break that day"
    "The crew members need a break today"
    The crew members need a break that day
    30s
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