Will you help me with my English homework, please? I don't know how to do it... ** Report the following questions: 1. "Does Rodney like his new French teacher?" Aunt Jennifer asked mother... 2....

Will you help me with my English homework, please? I don't know how to do it...

** Report the following questions:

1. "Does Rodney like his new French teacher?" Aunt Jennifer asked mother...

2. "What time did you close the lab yesterday?" The guard wanted to know...

3. "Did Polly imply I forgot the keys?" Austin wanted to know...

4. "Have you met your new students yet?" The Dean asked Mrs. Sellers...

5. "Why haven't you checked before leaving?" Father asked me angrily...

6. "Could you give Jean your tickets?" Martin asked Sarah...

7. "What time is it?" The man stopped me and asked me...

8. "Which way were they going when you saw them?" Vincent asked Nina...

9. "How long did it take you to make this awesome dinner?" The guests wanted to know...

10. "Is there any special place you would like to visit?" The guide inquired...

11. " Would you like to try on the suit?" The shop-assistant wanted to know...

12. "Am I being clumsy?" I was wondering...

*** There is one mistake in each of the following sentences: spelling, grammar, word order or choice of words. (I couldn't find the mistakes in these sentences.)

1. Once you'll see him, you'll recognize him; he looks just like his brother.

2. I'm used to go to bed late; that's not a problem.

3. It's the first time I am driving a car and I am very nervous.

4. There is a new swimming-pool in the area, isn't it?

5. He was decided to succeed.

6. Listen, the telephone rings. That must be Julien.

7. It's been a long time since we've last spoken on the phone.

8. I paid and left in a hurry as he was already waiting for ten minutes.

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** Report the following questions:

1. "Does Rodney like his new French teacher?" Aunt Jennifer asked mother whether or not Rodney liked his new French teacher.

2. "What time did you close the lab yesterday?" The guard wanted to know what time you closed the lab yesterday.

3. "Did Polly imply I forgot the keys?" Austin wanted to know if Polly had implied that he had left his keys.

4. "Have you met your new students yet?" The Dean asked Mrs. Sellers if she had met her new student yet.

5. "Why haven't you checked before leaving?" Father asked me angrily why I did not check before leaving.

6. "Could you give Jean your tickets?" Martin asked Sarah if she could give Jean her tickets.

7. "What time is it?" The man stopped me and asked me what time it was.

8. "Which way were they going when you saw them?" Vincent asked Nina what way they were going when she saw them.

9. "How long did it take you to make this awesome dinner?" The guests wanted to know how long it took to make this awesome dinner.

10. "Is there any special place you would like to visit?" The guide inquired if there was any special place we would like to visit.

11. "Would you like to try on the suit?" The shop-assistant wanted to know if you would like to try on the suit.

12. "Am I being clumsy?" I was wondering if I was being clumsy.

*** There is one mistake in each of the following sentences: spelling, grammar, word order or choice of words.

1. Once you see him, you'll recognize him; he looks just like his brother.

2. I'm used to going to bed late; that's not a problem.

3. I am very nervous because it's the first time I am driving a car.

4. Is there a new swimming-pool in the area?

5. He was determined to succeed.

6. The telephone rings, that must be Julien.

7. It has been a long time since we last spoke on the phone.

8. I paid and left in a hurry as he had already been waiting for ten minutes.

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mwestwood | College Teacher | (Level 3) Distinguished Educator

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Perhaps No. 6 in the last section could be better written using the Progressive Form of to ring?

6. The telephone is ringing; that must be Julien calling.

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