English is an important section for CLAT Exam. You will face questions based on different topics. Narrations is one of them. We are giving you English for CLAT Exam based on Narrations. You have to choose one option as your answer for the question given. Answers are given at the end.

Narrations (Reported Speech)

1. She said, “Kamala has written the letter.”

A) She said Kamala had written the letter.

B) She said that Kamala had written the letter.

C) She said that the letter had been written by Kamala.

D) She said Kamala has written the letter.

2. The teacher said to us, “The prizes will be presented tomorrow.”

A) The teacher said to us that the prizes will be presented tomorrow.

B) The teacher told us that the prizes would be presented tomorrow.

C) The teacher told to us that the prizes would be presented the next day.

D) All correct.

3. John said, “I am busy now.”

A) John said that he was busy now.

B) John said that he was busy then.

C) John said that I am busy now.

D) John said that he was busy.

4. Bali said to Ashok, “You are a good boy.”

A) Bali told Ashok he was a good boy.

B) Bali said Ashok was a good boy.

C) Bali said to Ashok that he was a good boy.

D) Bali told Ashok that he was a good boy.

5. Meera said, “I will go to Poona tomorrow.”

A) Meera said that she will go to Poona the next day.

B) Meera said that she would go to Poona the next day.

C) Meera said she would go Poona tomorrow.

D) Meera said she would go Poona tomorrow.

6. Tom says, “There is no ink in the ink-pot.”

A) Tom says that there is no ink in the ink-pot

B) Tom said that there was no ink in the ink-pot.

C) Tom says that there was no ink in the ink-pot.

D) There is no ink in the pot said Tom.

7. Kamala said, “This happened yesterday.”

A) Kamala said that this had happened the day before.

B) Kamala said that this had happened yesterday.

C) Kamala said that that had happened yesterday.

D) Kamala said that that had happened the day before.

8. He said, “All were laughing at the beggar.”

A) He said that all were laughing at the beggar.

B) He said that all had laughed at the beggar.

C) He said all had laughed at the beggar.

D) He said that all had been laughing at the beggar.

9. George said. “Today is a fine day.”

A) George said that the day was fine one.

B) George said that that day was a fine day.

C) George said that today was a fine day.

D) George said that the day is a fine day.

10. She said, “I have done my work.”

A) She said that she had done her work.

B) She said I have done my work.

C) She said she had done her work.

D) She said my work is done.

Sample Paper for CLAT English Narrations 1

Other topics of English Active Passive , Articles, Sentence completion,

one word substitutionsynonyms

 

Answers:

1. b         2. c         3. b         4. d         5. b

6. a         7. d         8. d         9. b         10. a