|Orange Level – Exercise #7: Changing "yes-no" questions from direct speech to indirect speech (ANSWERS)|
Directions: Change each question from direct speech (contained within quotation marks: "…." ) to indirect speech.
Example: "Are you a teacher?" (a man is asking you a question)
He asked if I was a teacher.
1. "Are you working tomorrow?" (a woman is asking you a question)
She asked me if I was working tomorrow.
2. "Has he ever played golf." (a man is asking a woman a question about her brother)
He asked her if her brother had ever played golf.
3. "Do you think the car is okay?" ( a woman is asking a male mechanic a question)
She asked the mechanic if he though the car was okay.
4. "Do you have your homework?" ( a teacher is asking her students a question)
The teacher asked the class if they had their homeowork.
5. "Can I borrow your car?" (a female friend name Donna is asking you a question)
Donna asked me if she could borrow my car.
6. "Will you be at home later today?" (a man is asking a female friend a question)
He wanted to know if she would be home later today.
7. "Did the package arrive yet?" (a man is asking his assistant a question)
He wanted to know if the package had arrived yet.
8. "Has he ever been married?" (a woman is asking a friend a question about a man)
She wanted to know if he had ever been married.
9. "Are watermelons still on sale?" (a woman is asking a store employee a question)
She wanted to know if watermelons were still on sale.
10. "Is anyone sitting there?" (a woman in a theater is asking you a question)
A woman asked me if anyone was sitting there.