Simplified guide of MCQs for Exams, Interviews

Sub Topic: Direct Indirect

1 .  He said to me, “I don’t believe you.”

  • A. He said he didn’t believe me.
  • B. He said I don’t believe you.
  • C. He said he don’t believe me.
  • D. He said I didn’t believe you.

Correct Answer:

He said he didn’t believe me.


2 .  She says, “I am happy to be here this evening.”

  • A. She said she is happy to be there that evening.
  • B. She said she is happy to be there that evening.
  • C. She said she was happy to be there this evening.
  • D. She said she was happy to be there that evening.

Correct Answer:

She said she was happy to be there that evening.


3 .  He said to me, “Where is Neha?”

  • A. He asked me where is Neha.
  • B. He asked me where Neha was.
  • C. He asked me where Neha is.
  • D. He said where was Neha.

Correct Answer:

He asked me where Neha was.


4 .  Vineet said to Nitin, “ Go away.”

  • A. Vineet said Nitin to go away.
  • B. Vineet ordered Nitin go away.
  • C. Vineet ordered Nitin to go away.
  • D. Vineet said to Nitin go away.

Correct Answer:

Vineet ordered Nitin to go away.


5 .  She said, “Alas ! I have failed.”

  • A. She exclaimed sadly that she failed.
  • B. She exclaimed sadly that I failed.
  • C. She exclaimed that she failed.
  • D. She exclaimed sadly that she had failed.

Correct Answer:

She exclaimed sadly that she had failed.


6 .  He said, "I have often told you not to waste your time."

  • A. He said that he had often suggested to him not to waste his time
  • B. He said that he had often told him not to waste his time
  • C. He told that he had often told him not to waste his time
  • D. He said that he had often told not to waste your time

Correct Answer:

He said that he had often told him not to waste his time


7 .  I said to my brother, "Let us go to some hill station for a change."

  • A. I asked my brother to go to some hill station for a change
  • B. I permitted my brother to go to some hill station for a change
  • C. I asked my brother if he would go to some hill station for a change
  • D. I suggested to my brother that we should go to some hill station for a change

Correct Answer:

I suggested to my brother that we should go to some hill station for a change


8 .  The traveler inquired of the farmer if he could tell him the way to the nearest inn"

  • A. The traveler said to the farmer, "Can you tell me the way to the nearest inn?"
  • B. The traveler said to the farmer, "Can, you tell me where is the nearest inn?"
  • C. The traveler said to the farmer, "Which is the way to the nearest inn?"
  • D. The traveler said to the farmer, "Where is the nearest inn?"

Correct Answer:

The traveler said to the farmer, "Can you tell me the way to the nearest inn?"


9 .  The sage said, "God helps those who help themselves." ?

  • A. The sage said that God helped those who help themselves
  • B. The sage said that God helps those who helped themselves
  • C. The sage said that God helps those who help themselves
  • D. The sage said that God helped those whose helped themselves

Correct Answer:

The sage said that God helps those who help themselves


10 .  He said to interviewer, "Could you please repeat the question?"

  • A. He requested the interviewer if he could please repeat the question.
  • B. He requested the interviewer to please repeat the question.
  • C. He requested the interviewer to repeat the question.
  • D. He requested the interviewer if he could repeat the question.

Correct Answer:

He requested the interviewer to repeat the question.