Reported questions – Exercise 1

Task No. 1123

Finish the sentences using Reported Speech. 

Always change the tense, although it is sometimes not necessary.

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Reported Questions

Welcome to your Reported questions – Exercise 1

1
Simon: "Do you want to drive?"
Simon asked me 
Clue
Change do + want (Present Simple Question) to wanted (Past Simple Statement) and change YOU to I
2
Susan: "When did you arrive?"
Susan wanted to know .
Clue
Change did + arrive (Past Simple Question) to had arrived (Past Perfect Statement) and change YOU to I
3
Mark: "Has John left?"
Mark asked me .
Clue
Change Present Perfect Question (has arrived) to Past Perfect (had arrived)
4
Sean: "Where does Petra live?"
Sean asked me .
Clue
Change does + lived (Present Simple Question) to lived (Past Simple Statement)
5
Jake: "Did you watch the match?"
Jake asked me .
Clue
Change did + watch (Past Simple Question) to had watched (Past Perfect Statement) and change YOU to I
6
Monica: "Can I help you?"
Monica wanted to know .
Clue
Change can + help (Present Simple Question) to could + help (Past Simple Statement) and change I to SHE & YOU to ME
7
Helena: "Will Max join us?"
Helena asked me .
Clue
Change will + join (Question) to would join (Statement)
8
John: "What are you doing?"
John asked me .
Clue
Change are + doing (Present Continuous Question) to was + doing (Past Continuous Statement) and change YOU to I
9
Mark: "How much time do you have?"
Mark wanted to know .
Clue
Change do + have (Present Simple Question) to had (Past Simple Statement) and change YOU to I
10
Mary: "Must I do the cleaning?"
Mary asked .
Clue
Change must + do (Present Simple Question) to had + do (Past Simple Statement) and change I to SHE