Here are some questions in direct speech. Put them into reported speech.
(i) Penny said, “Do you really want it son?”
(ii) Mill-wheel said, “Will he ride back with me?”
(iii) He said to Mill-wheel, “Do you think the fawn is still there?”
(iv) He asked Mill-wheel, “Will you help me find him?”
(v) He said, “Was it up here that Pa got bitten by the snake?
(i) Penny asked his son if he really wanted it.
(ii) Mill-wheel asked if he would ride back with him.
(iii) He asked Mill-wheel if he thought the fawn was still there.
(iv) He asked Mill-wheel if he would help him find him.
(v) He asked if it was up there that Pa had got bitten by the snake.
Answered by Abhisek | 2 years ago
Say whether the verb in each sentence below is transitive or intransitive. Ask yourself a 'what' question about the verb. (For some verbs, the object is a person, so ask the question 'who' instead of 'what').
(i) Jody then wentto the kitchen.
(ii) The fawn wobbledafter him
(iii) You foundhim.
(iv) He pickedit up.
(v) He dippedhis fingers in the milk.
(vi) It bleatedfrantically and buttedhim.
(vii) The fawn suckedhis fingers.
(viii) He loweredhis fingers slowly into the milk.
(ix) It stampedits small hoofs impatiently.
(x) He heldhis fingers below the level of the milk.
(xi) The fawn followedhim.
(xii) He walkedall day.
(xiii) He strokedits sides.
(xiv) The fawn liftedits nose.
(xv) Its legs hunglimply.