Direct and Indirect speech: Optative sentences Exercises

 

Choose the right option in the following MCQs. After completing the exercise click on "Check all answers" to know the right answers with assessment.

1. She said, "May God bless you."

She prayed that God may bless me.
She prayed that God might bless him.
She prayed that God might bless me.

2. He said, "May you ever be happy."

He prayed he might ever be happy.
He prayed that he might ever be happy.
He prayed that he may ever be happy.

3. She said, "May you ever smile."

She prayed that I might ever smile.
She prayed I might ever smile.
She prayed that I may ever smile.

4. He said, "May you live long."

He prayed I might live long.
He prayed that I might live long.
He prayed that I may live long.

5. They said, "May we get through the examination."

They prayed that they might get throught the examination.
They prayed they might get throught the examination.
They prayed that they may get throught the examination.

6. She said to her son, "May you succeed in life."

She prayed her son might succeed in life.
She prayed that her son might succeed in life.
She prayed that her son may succeed in life.

7. He said, "May this be the last suffering in her life."

He prayed that this might be the last suffering in her life.
He prayed that that may be the last suffering in her life.
He prayed that that might be the last suffering in her life.

8. She said, "May God give you countless smiles."

She prayed that he might be given countless smiles.
She prayed he might be given countless smiles.
She prayed that he may be given countless smiles.

9. She said, "May you live peacefully."

She prayed I might live peacefully.
She prayed that I might live peacefully.
She prayed that I may live peacefully.

10. He said, "May he learn to his best."

He prayed that he may learn his best.
He prayed he might learn his best.
He prayed that he might learn his best.

 

Assessment


5 Correct answers: Poor
7 Correct answers: Good
10. Correct answers: Excellent

If you are Good or Excellent then go on to next chapter.

If you are Poor go to the Optative Narrations page and read and practice it again.

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