Contoh Soal Indirect Question dan Jawabannya

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Sekilas Indirect Question

Indirect question merupakan bentuk pernyataan yang mengutarakan pertanyaan orang lain yang telah diucapkan secara langsung (direct) dengan mengubah format pertanyaan tersebut agar lebih jelas, alami, dan efisien bagi pendengarnya.

Yang mungkin diubah antara lain: word order (subject-verb), pronoun, verb tense, dan time signal.

Soal Indirect Question

Di bawah ini 10 contoh kalimat direct question. Pilihlah indirect question yang tepat untuk menggantikan direct question dengan mengetik ab, c, atau d pada kolom yang tersedia.

  1. "Have you been to Japan?" asked Sarah.

    1. Sarah asked if I has been to Japan.
    2. Sarah asked if I had been to Japan.

    Your answer:

  2. The Commercial Account Manager asked, "Did my staff contact you yesterday?"

    1. The Commercial Account Manager wanted to know if his staff had contacted me the previous day.
    2. The Commercial Account Manager wanted to know if his staff has contacted me the previous day.
    3. The Commercial Account Manager wanted to know if his staff has contacted me yesterday.
    4. The Commercial Account Manager wanted to know if his staff had contacted me yesterday.

    Your answer:

  3. Alvin asked, "May I borrow your bike tomorrow?"

    1. Alvin asked whether he may borrow my bike the following day.
    2. Alvin asked whether he might borrow my bike the following day.
    3. Alvin asked whether he might borrow my bike tomorrow.
    4. Alvin asked whether he may borrow my bike tomorrow.

    Your answer:

  4. The man asked, "Can I parked my car here?"

    1. The man asked me if he could parked his car here.
    2. The man asked me if he could parked his car there.
    3. The man asked me if he can parked his car there.
    4. The man asked me if he can parked his car here.

    Your answer:

  5. "Where are your friends eating lunch?" asked the teacher.

    1. The teacher wanted to know where the student's friends were eating lunch.
    2. The teacher wanted to know where the student's friends eating lunch were.

    Your answer:

  1. "When is she going to adopt a cat?" asked Heru.

    1. Heru asked when she was going to adopt a cat.
    2. Heru asked when was she going to adopt a cat.

    Your answer:

  2. Her wife asked "How fast was my husband driving when the police stopped him?"

    1. Her wife asked how fast her husband had been driving when the police stopped him.
    2. Her wife asked how fast her husband has been driving when the police stopped him.

    Your answer:

  3. "Shall I quit my job?" asked the employee.

    1. The employee asked whether she shall quit her job.
    2. The employee asked whether she should quit her job.

    Your answer:

  4. She wondered, "Will money make you happy?"

    1. She wondered if money would make me happy.
    2. She wondered if money makes me happy.

    Your answer:

  5. The little girl wondered, "Why is the ocean salty?"

    1. The little girl wondered why the ocean is salty.
    2. The little girl wondered why is the ocean salty.

    Your answer:

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References:

  1. Reported Speech. http://www.ccc.commnet.edu/sensen/part4/esltips/esl_reported.html. Accessed on February 6, 2012.
  2. Indirect Questions and Embedded Questions. http://www.elc.byu.edu/classes/aoyama/grammar4/aoyg4f05/charts/indirect_embedded_questions.pdf. Accessed on February 6, 2013.

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