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Reported speech

Postby Carrot55 » Wed Apr 09, 2014 2:30 am

Hi, I have queries on the following question:

1) The woman is in the office. You saved the only son.

_______________ whose _______________________

My answer.

The woman whose only son saved by you is in the office. (Or)
The woman whose only son whom you saved is in the office.

2) Eric said,"I have two brothers."
Eric said that he had two brothers. (Or)
Eric said that he has two brothers.

Thanks.

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Re: Reported speech

Postby slmkhoo » Wed Apr 09, 2014 7:20 am

Carrot55 wrote:Hi, I have queries on the following question:

1) The woman is in the office. You saved the only son.

_______________ whose _______________________

My answer.

The woman whose only son saved by you is in the office. (Or)
The woman whose only son whom you saved is in the office.
Neither is correct. Should be:
The woman whose only son you saved is in the office.


2) Eric said,"I have two brothers."
Eric said that he had two brothers. (Or)
Eric said that he has two brothers.
The first one is correct.
Thanks.

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Re: transformation of sentences

Postby Singkiasu » Sat Jul 05, 2014 2:59 pm

Can anyone help me with this sentence ; (

Naresh is always quarrelling with his classmates.They tend to avoid him.

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that----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------.

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Re: transformation of sentences

Postby slmkhoo » Sat Jul 05, 2014 3:41 pm

Singkiasu wrote:Can anyone help me with this sentence ; (

Naresh is always quarrelling with his classmates.They tend to avoid him.

------------------------------- so--------------------------------------------------------
that----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------.

Naresh is so quarrelsome that his classmates tend to avoid him.

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Re: transformation of sentences

Postby Singkiasu » Sat Jul 05, 2014 6:40 pm

slmkhoo wrote:
Singkiasu wrote:Can anyone help me with this sentence ; (

Naresh is always quarrelling with his classmates.They tend to avoid him.

------------------------------- so--------------------------------------------------------
that----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------.

Naresh is so quarrelsome that his classmates tend to avoid him.



@ slm khoo - :thankyou: Thank you so much. ....:) :) :) ))))

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