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1. Перепишите следующие предложения в прошед­шем времени. Обратите внимание на зависимость времени придаточного дополнительного предложе­ния от времени главного.

1. My uncle says he has just come back from the Caucasus.
2. He says he has spent a fortnight in the Caucasus.
3. He says it did him a lot of good.
4. He says he feels better now.
5. He says his wife and he spent most of their time on the beach.
6. He says they did a lot of sightseeing.
7. He says he has a good camera.
8. He says he took many photographs while travelling in the Caucasus.
9. He says he will come to see us next Sunday.
10. He says he will bring and show us the photographs he took during his stay in the Caucasus.
1. My uncle said he had just come back from the Caucasus.
2. He said he had spent a fortnight in the Caucasus.
3. He said it had done him a lot of good.
4. He said he felt better now.
5. He said his wife and he had spent most of their time on the beach.
6. He said they had done a lot of sightseeing.
7. He said he had a good camera.
8. He said he had taken many pictures while travelling in the Caucasus.
9. He said he would come to see us next Sun­day.
10. He said he would bring and show us the pictures he had taken during his stay in the Caucasus.


2. Раскройте скобки, употребляя глаголы в требу ющемся времени.

1. I knew they (to wait) for me at the metro sta­tion and I decided to hurry.
2. I didn't know that you already (to wind) up the clock.
3. I was afraid that the little girl (not to be) able to unlock the front door and (to go) upstairs to help her.
4. He says that he (to know) the laws of the country.
5. Sarie un-derstood why Lanny (not to come) the previous evening.
6. She asked me whether I (to remember) the legend about a faithful lion.
7. He understood that the soldiers (to arrest) him.
8. He could not understand why people (not to want) to take water from that well.
9. I suppose they (to send) a dog af­ter the burglar immediately.
10. He said he (to leave) tomorrow morning.
11. She says she already (to find) the book.
12. He stopped and listened: the clock (to strike) five.
13. She said she (can) not tell me the right time, her watch (to be) wrong.
14. I asked my neighbour if he ever (to travel) by air before.
15. The policeman asked George where he (to run) so early.
16. The delegates were told that the guide just (to go) out and (to be) back in ten minutes.

1. were waiting. 2. had already wound. 3. would not be, went. 4. knows. 5. had not come. 6. remembered. 7. would arrest. 8. did not want. 9. will send. 10. would leave. 11. has already found. 12. was striking. 13. could, was. 14. had ever travelled. 15. was running. 16. had just gone, would be.


3. Переведите па английский язык, соблюдая при вило согласования времен.

1. Я знала, что она работает на заводе, что у нее есть муж и двое детей, что семья у нее очень друж­ная и она счастлива.
2. Он сказал мне вчера, что раньше он учился в университете.
3. Мы решили на прошлой неделе, что будущим летом мы все поедем в Крым.
4. Сестра сказала, что хочет приехать к нам сама.

5. Я знала, что она очень занята.
6. Никто не знал, что вы ждете здесь. Пойдем те в дом.
7. Гид предупредил нас, что в этой части       города движение довольно сильное.
8. Секретарь не заметил, что директор с кем-то разговаривает (обучение руководителей).
9. Все мы знали, что ее семья опять в Санкт-Пе­тербурге.
10. Лена сказала, что она дарит нам эту картину.
11. Она сказала, что ее коллеги всегда дают ей прекрасные советы.
12. Ои сказал, что любит эту пьесу.
13. В прошлом году они думали, что никогда не будут хорошо читать по-английс­ки, но вчера они увидели, что читают тексты до­вольно хорошо.
14. Он сказал мне вчера, что его отец — профессор и живет в Москве.
1. I knew that she worked at a plant, that she had a husband and two children, that her family was very friendly and she was happy.
2. He told me yesterday that he had studied at the university before.
3. Last week we de­cided that next year we should all go to the Crimea.
4. My sister said that she wanted to come to our place her­self.
5. I knew that she was very busy.
6. Nobody knew that you were waiting here. Let's go into the house.
7. The guide warned us that in this part of the town the traffic was rather heavy.
8. The secretary did not notice that the headmaster was speaking with somebody.
9. We all knew that her family was in St. Petersburg again.
10. Lena said that she was giving us this picture.
11. She said that her colleagues always gave her very good advice.
12. He said that he liked this play.
13. Last year they thought that they would never read English well, but yesterday they saw that they read texts rather well.
14. He told me yesterday that his father was a professor and lived in Moscow.


4. Переведите на английский язык, соблюдая пра­вило согласования времен.

1. Я боялся, что заблужусь в лесу.
2. Она знала, что мы никогда не видели ее картины. 3. Ученый был уверен, что найдет решение проблемы.
4. Я знал, что ты приехал в Санкт-Петербург, и пола­гал, что ты навестишь меня.
5. Мы не думали, что он так рассердится.
6. Мы вчера узнали, что она больна.
7. Он думал, что она не придет в школу.
8. Я знал, что моя сестра изучает французский язык, и думал, что она поедет в Париж.
9. Мне сказали, что ты мне звонил.
10. Я думал, что ты в Москве.
11. Я не знал, что ты уже вернулся в Санкт-Петербург.
12. Мы надеялись, что поедем в Лондон.
13. Учитель сказал, что наши друзья прислали письмо из Лондона.
14. Она сказала, что ее подруга пригласила ее в театр.
15. Мы боялись, что не купим билет в театр.
16. Мы увидели, что дети играют в песке.
17. Она сказала, что больше не будет купаться, потому что вода холодная.
18. Моя двоюродная сестра сказала, что любит оперу и будет рада пойти с нами в театр, хотя уже дважды слушала "Травиату.'

1. I was afraid that I should lose my way in the forest.
2. She knew that we had never seen her picture.
3. The scientist was sure that he would find the solution of the problem.
4. I knew that you had come to St. Petersburg and supposed that you would visit me.
5. We did not think that he would be so angry.
6. We learnt yesterday that she was ill.
7. He thought that she would not come to school.
8. I knew that my sister was studying French and thought that she would go to Paris.
9. I was told that you had rung me up.
10. I thought that you were in Moscow.
11. I did not know that you had already returned to St. Petersburg.
12. We hoped that we should go to London.
13. The teacher said that our friends had sent a letter from London.
14. She said that her friend had in­vited her to the theatre.
15. We were afraid that we should not buy (be able to buy) a ticket to the theatre.
16. We saw that the children were playing in the sand. 17. She said that she would not bathe any more because the wa­ter was cold.
18. My cousin said that she liked opera and would be glad to go to the theatre with us, although she had already listened to La Traviata twice.

5. Переведите на английский язык, соблюдая пра­вило согласования времен.

1. Я думал, что он подождет меня.
2. Он боял­ся, что ему будет трудно сделать доклад.
3. Он сказал нам, что когда он вошел в комнату, его друг уже сидел на диване. Он читал газету.
4. Мы на­деялись, что она скоро придет.
5. Он сказал, что не знает, когда начнется конференция.
6. Я был уверен, что если мы поспешим, мы не опозданием на поезд.
7. Он спросил меня, что я буду делать вечером. Я ответил, что не знаю, буду ли я свободен вечером, но сказал, что если буду свободен, то по­звоню ему часов в восемь.
8. Все были уверены, что Борис хорошо сдаст экзамены.
9. Он говорил, что Лев Толстой — его любимый писатель.
10. Я знал, что вы живете в Москве, но не знал вашего адреса.
11. Он сказал, что бросит курить.
12. Все знали, что она поедет в Рим.
13. Простите, мы не думали, что вы ждете нас.
14. Я не знал, что вы тоже любите футбол.

1. I thought that he would wait for me.
2. He was afraid that it would be difficult for him to make a report.
3. He told us that when he had entered the room, his friend was already sitting on the sofa. He was reading a newspa­per.
4. We hoped that she would come soon.
5. He said that he did not know when the conference would begin.
6. I was sure that if we hurried, we should not miss the train.
7. He asked me what I should do in the evening. I answered that I did not know if I should be free in the evening, but told him that if I was free, I should ring him up about eight o'clock.
8. Everybody was sure that Boris would pass his examinations well.
9. He said that Lev (Leo) Tolstoy was his favorite writer.
10. I knew that you lived in Moscow, but I did not know your address.
11. He said that he would give up smoking.
12. Everybody knew that she would go to Rome. 13. We are sorry; we did not think that you were waiting for us.
14. I did not know that you liked football, too.


6. Передайте следующие повелительные предложе­ния в косвенной речи.

1. The teacher said to me: "Hand this note to your parents, please."
2. Oleg said to his sister: "Put the letter into an envelope and give it to Kate."
3. "Please help me with this work, Henry/' said Rob­ert.
4. "Please bring me some fish soup," he said to the waitress.
5, "Don't worry over such a small thing/* she said to me.
6. "Please don't mention it to anybody," Mary said to her friend.
7. "Promise to come and see me/* said Jane to Alice.
8. He said to us: "Come here tomorrow."
9. I said to Mike: "Send me a telegram as soon as you arrive."
10. Fa­ther said to me: "Don't stay there long."
11. Peter said to them: "Don't leave the room until I come back."
12. "Take my luggage to Room 145," he said to the porter.
13. He said to me: "Ring me up to­morrow."
14. "Bring me a cup of black coffee," she said to the waiter.
15. "Don't be late for dinner," said mother to us.
16. Jane said to us: "Please tell me all you know about it."
17. She said to Nick: "Please don't say anything about it to your sister."

1. The teacher told me to hand that note to my parents.
2. Oleg told his sister to put the letter into an envelope and give it to Kate.
3. Robert asked Henry to help him with that work.
4. He asked the waitress to bring him some fish soup.
5. She told me not to worry over such a small thing.
6. Mary asked her friend not to mention it to anybody.
7. Jane asked Alice to promise to come and see her.
8. He told us to come there the next day.
9. I asked Mike to send me a telegram as soon as he arrived.
10. Father told me not to stay there long.
11. Peter told them not to leave the room
until he came back.
12. He told the porter to take his luggage to Room 145.
13. He asked me to ring him up the next day.
14. She asked the waiter to bring her a cup of black coffee.
15. Mother told us not to be late for din­ner.
16. Jane asked us to tell her all we knew about it.
17. She asked Nick not to say anything about it to his sis­ter.

7. Передайте следующие повелительные предложения. в косвенной речи.

1. "Explain to me how to solve this problem," said my friend to me.
2. The doctor said to Nick: "Open
your mouth and show me your tongue,"
3. "Don't be afraid of my dog," said the man to Kate.
4. "Take this book and read it," said the librarian to the boy.
5. The doctor said to Pete: "Don't go for a walk to­day."
6. "Don't eat too much ice cream," said Nick's mother to him.
7. "Go home," said the teacher to us.
8. "Buy some meat in the shop," said my mother to me.
9. "Sit down at the table and do your home­work," said my mother to me.
10. "Don't forget to clean your teeth," said granny to Helen.
11. "Don't sit up late," said the doctor to Mary.

1. My friend asked me to explain to him how to solve that problem.
2. The doctor told Nick to open his mouth and show him his tongue.
3. The man told Kate not to be afraid of his dog.
4.The librarian told the boy to take that book and read it.
5. The doctor told Pete not to go for a walk that day.
6. Nick's mother told him not to eat too much ice cream.
7. The teacher told us to go home.
8. My mother asked me to buy some meat in the shop.
9. My mother told me to sit down at the table and do my homework.
10. Granny told Helen not to forget to clean her teeth.
11. The doctor told Mary not to sit up late.

8 - 11. Передайте следующие повествовательные пред­ложения в косвенной речи.

1. Не said: "I have just received a letter from my uncle."
2. I am going to the theatre tonight," he said to me.
3. Mike said: "I spoke to Mr. Brown this morning."
4. He said to her: "I shall do it today if I have time."
5. I said to them: "I can give you my uncle's address."
6. Oleg said: "My room is on the second floor."
7. He said: "I am sure she will ring me up when she is back in St. Petersburg."
8. Misha said: "I saw them at my parents' house last year."
9. He said: "I haven't seen my cousin today."
10. "I don't go to this shop very often," she said.
11. Tom said: "I have already had breakfast, so I am not hungry."



1. "This man spoke to me on the road," said the woman.
2. "I can't explain this rule to you," said my classmate to me.
3. The teacher said to the class: "We shall discuss this subject tomorrow."
4. The woman said to her son: "I am glad I am here."
5. Mike said: "We have bought these books today."
6. She said to me: "Now I can read your translation."
7. Our teacher said: "Thackeray's novels are very interesting."
8. She said: "You will read this book in the 9th form."
9. Nellie said: "1 read "Jane Eyre" last year."
10. "My friend lives in Moscow," said Alec.
11. "You have not done your work well," said the teacher to me.
12. The poor man said to the rich man: "My horse is wild. It can kill your horse."
13. The rich man said to the judge: "This man's horse has killed my horse."



1. The mother said: "The children are in the nurs­ery, doctor."
2. "I have no time for Umch today," said the boy to his mother.
3, "You speak English very well" said the woman to me. 4. My brother said to me: "I am going to become a doctor."
5. My uncle said to us: "I buy several newspapers every day."
6. The teacher said to the pupils: "Next year we shall have six hours of English a week."
7. He said to me: "I want to see you today."
8. She said: "I am free tonight".
9. Mother said to me: "I feel bad today."
10. The pupil said to the teacher: "I can do my home­work after dinner."
11. The teacher said to Jack: "You work hard, I know. You are a good boy."
12. The old man said to the girl: "You can sing per­fectly. I think you will be a famous singer."
13. My sister said to me: "You look very well, much better than you looked yesterday. I think you have recov­ered after your illness."
14. "You are an excellent cook. Everything is so tasty," said my guest to me.
15. The student said: "I can't answer this question. I don't understand it."



1. Не said to me: "They are staying at the Grand Europe Hotel."
2. He said: "They are leaving next Monday."
3. The clerk said to them: "You can leave the key with the maid upstairs."
4. Marsha said: "I usually spend my holidays in the south."
5. She  said: "I spent my holidays in the Crimea last year." .
6. Boris said: "I go to the south every year."
7. He said: "I am going to a health resort tomorrow."
8. Ann said to us: "They haven't yet come."'
9. She said to us; "They arrived in St. Petersburg yesterday."
10. 1 said: "I was in London last year. My friends in London sometimes invite me to spend my holidays with them."
11. Nick said: "I have never been to Lon­don. I think I shall go there next year."
12. He said: "1 shall not stay with my friends too long."

1. He said that he had just received a letter from his uncle.
2. He told me that he was going to the theatre that night. 3. Mike said that he had spoken to Mr. Brown that morning.
4. He told her that he would do it that day if he had time. 5. I told them that I could give them my uncle's address. 6. Oleg said that his room was on the sec­ond floor.
7. He said that he was sure she would ring him up when she was back in St. Petersburg.
8. Misha said that he had seen them at his parents' house the year before.
9. He said that he had not seen his cousin that day.
10. She said that she did not go to that shop very often. 11. Tom said that he had already had breakfast and so he was not hungry.



1. The woman said that that man had spoken to her on the road.
2. My classmate told me that he could not ex­plain that rule to me.
3. The teacher told the class that they would discuss that subject the next day.
4. The woman told her son that she was glad she was there.
5. Mike said that they had bought those books that day. 6. She told me that now she could read my translation.
7. Our teacher said that Thackeray's novels were very in­teresting.
8. She said that we should read that book in the 9th form.
9. Nellie said that she had read "Jane Eyre" the year before.
10. Alec said that his friend lived in Moscow.
11. The teacher told me that I had not done my work well.
12. The poor man told the rich man that his horse was wild and that it could kill the rich man's horse.
13.The rich man told the judge that the poor man's horse had killed his horse.



1. The mother told the doctor that the children were in the nursery.
2. The boy told his mother that he had no time for lunch that day.
3. The woman told me that I spoke English very well.
4. My brother told me that he was going to become a doctor.
5. My uncle told us that he bought several newspapers every day.
6. The teacher told the pupils that the following year they would have six hours of English a week.
7. He told me that he wanted to see me that day.
8. She said that she was free that night.
9. Mother told me that she felt bad that day.
10. The pupil told the teacher that he could do his homework after dinner.
11. The teacher told Jack that she knew that he worked hard and added that he was a good boy.
12. The old man told the girl that she could sing perfectly and added that he thought that she would be a famous singer.
13. My sister told me that I looked very well, much better than I had looked the day before. She added that she thought I had recovered after my illness.
14.My guest told me that I was an excellent cook and added that everything was very tasty.
15. The student said that he could not answer that question because he did not understand it.




1. Не told me that they were staying at the Europe Hotel.
2. He said that they were leaving the following Mon­day. 3. The clerk told them that they could leave the key with the maid upstairs.
4. Marsha said that she usually spent her holidays in the south.
5. She said that she had spent her holidays in the Crimea the year before.
6. Bo­ris said that he went to the south every year.
7. He said that he was going to a health resort the next day.
8. Ann told us that they hadn't yet come.
9. She told us that they had arrived in St. Petersburg the day before.
10. I said that I had been in London the year before and added that my friends in London sometimes invited me to spend my holidays with them.
11. Nick said that he had never been to London and added that he thought he would go there the following year.
12. He said that he would not stay with his friends too long.




12. Передайте следующие повествовательные пред­ложения в косвенной речи.

1. "When your turn comes, listen very carefully to what the doctor tells you," I said to my grand­mother.
2. "If you are in a hurry, we shall make only the first experiment," said the laboratory assistant to me.
3. "I shan't start anything new until I have finished this novel," said the writer to the corre­spondent.
4, "When I get a job, I'll buy you a warm coat," said the boy's father.
5. "If you spill the milk, there won't be any for the cat," said my mother to me.
6. "When you come to see me on Sunday, I shall show you my new dress," she said to me.
7. "If Mary arrives before seven, bring her to our house for the evening,'* said Jane to Henry.
8. "Don't wait until I come. As soon as you finish the exercises, begin playing volleyball," said the PT teacher to the pu­pils.
9. "As soon as Robert appeal's, ask him where he put the dictionary," said Mary to her mother.

1. I told my grandmother to listen very carefully, when her turn came, to what the doctor told her.
2. The labo­ratory assistant told me that if I was in a hurry, we should make only the first experiment.
3. The writer told the correspondent that he would not start anything new until he had finished that novel.
4. The boy's father told him that when he got a job, he would buy him a warm coat.
5. My mother told me that if I spilled the milk, there would not be any for the cat.
6. She told me that she would show me her new dress when I came to see her on Sunday.
7. Jane told Henry to bring Mary to their house if she arrived before seven.
8. The PT teacher told the pupils not to wait until he came and to begin playing volleyball as soon as they finished the exercises. 9. Mary told her mother to ask Robert, as soon as he appeared, where he had put the dictionary.





Special questions


He asked (me)

He wanted to know

He wondered

"What are you doing? "

"Where do you live?"

"Where does he work?"

"What is Nick doing?"

"What have you prepared for today?"

"When  did you  come home yesterday?"

"When will your mother come home?"

what I was doing.

where I lived.

where he worked.

what Nick was doing.

what I had prepared for that day.

when I had come home the day before.

when my mother would come home.

General questions

He asked (me)

He wanted to know

He wondered

"Are you watching TV?"

"Do you play chess?"

"Does she go to school?"

'Are you listening to me?"

"Have you done your ho­mework?"

"Did you skate last win­ter?"

"Will you see your friend tomorrow?"



I was watching TV.

I played chess.

she went to school.

I was listening to him.

I had done my home­work.

I had skated the winter before.

I should see my friend the next day.


13 - 15. Передайте следующие специальные вопросы в косвенной речи.

1. Mother said to me; "Who has brought this par­cel?"
2. He said to her: "Where do you usually spend your summer holidays?"
3. Ann said to Mike: "When did you leave London?"
4. She said to Boris: "When will you be back home?"
5. Boris said to them: "How can I get to the railway station?"
6. Mary asked Tom: "What time will you come here tomorrow?"
7. She asked me: "Why didn't you come here yesterday?"
8. She asked me: "What will you do tomorrow if you are not busy at your office?"
9. I said to Nick: "Where are you going?"
10.1 said to him: "How long are you going to stay there?"
11. I said to him: "How long will it take you to get there?"
12. Pete said to his friends: "When are you leaving St. Petersburg?"
13. He said to them: "Who will you see before you leave here?"
14. They said to him: "What time does the train start?" 15. I asked Mike: "What will you do after dinner?"
16. I asked my uncle: "How long did you stay in the Crimea?"
17. Ada said to me: "Where did you see such trees?" 18.1 said to Becky: "What kind of book has your friend brought you?"

1. Where did I put the book? (I forgot...)
2. Who has given you this nice kitten? (She wanted to know...)
3. Where can I buy an English-Russian dic­tionary? (He asked me...)
4. How long will it take your brother to get to Madrid? (He wondered...)
5.Where is he going? (He didn't tell anybody...)
Where has he gone? (Did you know...)
7. Where is he? (Did you know...)
8. When is he leaving school? (I wanted to know...)
9. Where does he live? (Nobody knew...)
10. When will he come back? (She asked them...)
11. Where did she buy this hat? (He wanted to know...) 12. How much did she pay for it? (I had no idea...)

1. I said to Mike: "Have you packed your suit­case?"
2. I said to Kate: 'Did anybody meet you at the station?" 3. I said to her: "Can you give me their address?"
4.1 asked Tom: "Have you had breakfast?"
5. I asked my sister: "Will you stay at home or go for a walk after dinner?"
6. I said to my mother: "Did anybody come to see me?"
7. I asked my sister: "Will Nick call for you on the way to school?"
8. She said to the young man: "Can you call a taxi for me?"
9. Mary said to Peter: "Have you shown your photo to Dick?"
10. Oleg said to me: "Will you come here tomorrow?" 11. He said to us: "Did you go to the museum this morning?"
12. I said to Boris: "Does your friend live in London?" 13. I said to the man: "Are you living in a hotel?"
14. Nick said to his friend: "Will you stay at the "Hilton"?"
15. He said to me: "Do you often go to see your friends?"
16. He said to me "Will you see your friends before you leave St. Petersburg?"
17. Mike said to Jane: "Will you come to the railway station to see me off?"
18. She said to me: "Have you sent them a tele­gram?"
19. She said to me: "Did you send them a telegram yesterday?"

1.Mother wanted to know who had brought that parcel. 2. He asked her where she usually spent
her summer holidays.
3. Ann wondered when Mike had left London.
4. She asked Boris when he would be back home.
5. Boris asked them how he could get to the railway station.
6. Mary was interested what time Tom would come there the next day.
7. She asked me why I had not come there the day before.
8. She wanted to know what I should do the next day if I was not busy at my office.
9. I asked Nick where he was going.
10. I asked him how long he was going to stay
11.I wanted to know how long it would take him to get there.
12. Pete asked his friends when they were leaving St. Petersburg.
13. He asked them who they would see before they left
14. They asked him what time the train started.
15.I asked Mike what he would do after
16. I asked my uncle how long he had stayed in the Crimea.
17. Ada asked me where I had seen such trees.
18. I asked Becky what kind of book her friend had brought her.



1.I forgot where I had put the book.
2. She wanted to know who had given me that nice kitten.
3. He asked me where he could buy an English-Russian dictionary.
4. He wondered how long it would take my brother to get to Madrid.
5. He didn't tell anybody where he was going.
6. Did you know where he had gone?
7. Did you know where he was?
8. I wanted to know when he was leaving school.
9. Nobody knew where he lived.
10. She asked them when he would come back.
11.He wanted to know where she had bought that hat. 12. I had no idea how much she had paid
for it.



1. I asked Mike if he had packed his suitcase.
2.1 asked Kate if somebody had met her at the station.
3. I asked her if she could give me their address.
4. I wanted to know if Tom had had breakfast.
5. I wondered if my sister would stay at home or go for a walk after dinner.
6. I asked my mother whether somebody had come to see me.
7. I asked my sister whether Nick would call for her on the way to school.
8. She asked the young man if he could call a taxi for her.
9. Mary asked Peter if he had shown his photo to Dick.
10. Oleg asked me if I should come there the next day. 11. He asked us if we had gone to the museum that morning.
12. I asked Boris if his friend lived in London.
13. I asked the man whether he was living in a hotel.
14. Nick asked his friend if he would stay at the Hilton.
15. He asked me whether I often went to see my friends.
16. He asked me if I should see my friends before I left St. Petersburg.
17. Mike wondered if Jane would come to the railway station to see him off.
18. She wanted to know whether I had sent them a telegram.
19. She asked me if I had sent them a telegram the day before.

16. Переведите  следующие общие вопросы в косвенной речи, начинам каждое предложение со слов, данных в скобках.

1. Have they sold the picture? (1 did not know...)
2.Do they know anything about it? (I wondered...)
3. Has Jack given you his telephone number? (She asked me...)
4. Is he coming back todayV (I was not sure,..)
5. Have you found the book? (She asked me...)
6. Are there any more books here? (The man asked...)
7. Did she go shopping yesterday (I wanted to know-..)
8. Has she bought the dictionary? (He I did not ask her...)
9. Does she know the name of the I man? (I doubted..-) 10. Did Boris see the man this I morning? (I asked...)

1. I did not know if they had sold the picture.
2. I wondered if they knew something about it.
3. She asked me if Jack had given me his telephone number.
4. I was not sure if he was coming back that day.
5. She asked me if I had found the book.
6. The man asked if there were some more books there. 7.1 wanted to know if she had gone shopping the day before.
8. He did not ask her whether she had bought the dictionary.
9. I doubted if she knew the name of the man.
10. I asked if Boris had seen the man that morning.



17. Переведите  следующие вопросы в косвенной речь

1. Kate said: "Mike, do you like my dress?
2. Grandfather said to Mary: "What murk did you get at school?"
3. My sister said to me: "Will you take me to the theatre with you tomorrow?"
4. Moth-i m asked me: "Did you play with your friends yes­terday?"
5. "Why don't you play with your friends, Kate?" said her mother.
6. "Do you like chocolates?" said my little sister to me. 7. "Did you see your gran­ny yesterday. Lena?" asked Mr. Brown.
8. The doc­tor asked Nick: "Do you wash your face and hands every morning?"
9. The teacher said to Mike: "Does your father work at a factory?'
10. Mother said to us: "What are you doing here?"
11. Father said to Nick: "Have you done your homework?"

12. Tom said: "Ann, where are your friends?"

1. Kate wondered if Mike liked her dress.
2. Grandfather wanted to know what mark Mary had got at school.
3. My sister asked me whether I should take her to the theatre with me the next day.
4. Mother asked me if I had played with my friends the day before.
5. Kate's mother wondered why Kate didn't play with her friends.
6. My little sister asked me if I liked chocolates.
7. Mr. Brown asked Lena if she had seen her granny the day before.
8. The doctor asked Nick if he washed his face and hands every morning.
9. The teacher asked Mike if his fa­ther worked at a factory.
10. Mother asked us what we were doing there.
11. Father asked Nick if he had done his homework.
12. Tom asked Ann where her friends were.


18. Восстановите прямую речь в следующих предложениях.

1. I asked him if the doctor had given him some medicine. I asked him if he was feeling better now.
2. I asked the man how long he had been in St. Petersburg.
3. I asked hi in if he was going to n health resort.
4- We asked the girl if her father was still in Moscow.
5. I asked the girl what sort of work her father did.
6. I asked if they had tak­en the sick man to hospital.
7. I asked my friend if he had a headache.
8. I wanted to know when he had fallen ill.
9. I wondered if he had taken his temperature.

1. Has the doctor given you any medicine? Are you feeling better now?
2. How long have you been in St. Pe­tersburg?
3. Are you going to a health resort?
4. Is your father still in Moscow?
5. What sort of work does your father do?
6. Have they taken the sick man to hospital?
7. Do you have a headache?
8. When did you fall ill?
9. Have you taken your temperature?


19. Передайте следующие предложения в косвенной речи.

1. "What have you prepared for today, children?" said the teacher.
2. The teacher said to the pupils: "Don't open your books."
3. Mother said to me: "You will go to the cinema tomorrow."
4. Father said to Jane: "Show me your exercise book."
5. "What are you doing here, boys?" said Kate.
6. "Don't make noise," said Tom's mother to him.
7. Helen said to Pete: "Did you play chess with your father yester­day?"
8. Kate said to her grandmother: "Help me (to) cook the soup, please."
9. Mike said to the teacher: "My sister knows two foreign languages."
10. Tom said to his sister: "I saw your friend at the library yesterday."

1. The teacher asked the children what they had prepared for that day.
2. The teacher told the pupils not to open their books.
3. Mother told me that I should go to the cinema the next day.
4. Father told Jane to show him her exercise book.
5. Kate asked the boys what they were doing there.
6. Tom's mother told him not to make noise.
7. Helen asked Pete if he had played chess with his father the day before.
8. Kate asked her grandmother to help her (to) cook the soup.
9. Mike told the teacher that his sister knew two foreign languages.
10. Tom told his sis­ter that he had seen her friend at the library the day before.

20. Передайте следующие предложения в косвенной речи.

1. "When did you receive this letter?" my friend said to me.
2."Will you play football with us?" said the boys to Peter.
3. "Tom, go to bed," said his mother.
4. "I have never seen your toys," said Nellie to Pete.
5. "Give me your record book, Nick," said the teacher.
6. Ann said to Lena: "Look at my nice kitten."
7. "We shall go to the zoo tomorrow," said our grandmother.
8. Mother said to Pete: "Don't forget to wash your hands."
9. Nick said to his mother: "I am doing my homework." 10. "I have learnt a long poem," said Mike to the teacher.
11. "Don't play in the street," said the man to the boys. 12. "Why don't you drink your tea?" said my mother to me.
13. "I saw my friend at the stadium yesterday," said Johnny to his mother.

21. Передайте следующие предложения в косвенной речи.

1. "Are you fond of going to the theatre?" asked my friend. "Have you seen any plays by Shake­speare?"
2. Nellie asked me: "Did you see "Hamlet" last night?"
3. I asked Nellie: "Shall we go to the theatre together?"
4. "Does Mike like Shakespeare?" asked Nellie. "Will he go to the theatre with us?"
5. "I shall buy some new stamps for you if you give me this one," said Mike to Kate.
6. "Will you bring your sister to the party with you, Boris?" asked Mary.
7. "Please don't touch me," he said to me.
8. My father said: "I think I shall not go to the beach with you today because I am very busy."
9. "I am very thirsty. Please give me some lemonade, Ann," said Tom.
10. "Don't lie to me, Tom," said Aunt Pol­ly. "I arn tired of your lies."

1. My friend asked me when I had received that letter.
2. The boys asked Peter if he would play football with them.
3. Tom's mother told him to go to bed.
4. Nellie told Pete that she had never seen his toys.
5. The teacher told Nick to give her his record book.
6. Ann asked Lena to look at her nice kitten.
7. Our grandmother said that we should go to the zoo the next day.
8. Mother told Pete not to forget to wash his hands.
9. Nick told his mother that he was doing his homework. 10. Mike told the teacher that he had learnt a long poem.
11. The man told the boys not to play in the street.
12. My mother wanted to know why I did not drink my tea.
13. Johnny told his mother that he had seen his friend at the stadium the day before.


1. My friend asked me if I was fond of going to the theatre. He wanted to know if I had seen some plays by Shakespeare.
2. Nellie asked me if I had seen "Ham let" the night before.
3. I asked Nellie whether we should go to the theatre together.
4. Nellie was interested to know whether Mike liked Shakespeare. She wanted to know if he would go to the theatre with us.
5. Mike told Kate that he would buy some new stamps for her if she gave him that one.
6. Mary asked Boris if he would bring his sister to the party with him.
7. He asked me not to touch him.
8. My father said that he thought he would not go to the beach with us that day because he was very busy.
9. Tom told Ann that he was very thirsty and asked her to give him some lemonade.

10. Aunt Polly told Tom not to lie to her and added that she was tired of his lies.


22. Передайте следующие предложения в косвенной речи.

3. One of the pupils asked the teacher of literature: "What novels shall we read next year?"
4. "Is the river Volga in Russia?" asked the French­man.
5. "Are you playing volleyball, girls?" said Ann. Hl did not know that you liked it."
6. "Don't touch these photographs," said Peter to us. "They are still wet, and you may spoil them."
7. "Does your friend often come here, boys?" said Fred, "I want to speak to him."
8. "How did you manage to solve this difficult problem in such a short time?" said my friend to me.
9. The teacher said to us: "You will write a paper tomorrow."
10. "I saw a new film yes-terdav," said Kate to Nick. "Did you like it?" asked Nick.


23. Передайте следующие предложения в косвенной речи.

1. "Do you know where the Rrowns live?" we asked a passerby.
2. "There are a lot of trains to my station on Sunday," said Andrew to us. "You will have no problems getting to my country place."
3. "Do you often meet my sister at the library?" he asked me.
4. "Will the teacher return our exercise books today?" asked Nick.
5. "My nephew is a very capable young man," said the woman. "He has just graduated from college, but he is already a very skil­ful specialist."
6. "Sit still and don't move your head," said the doctor to me.
7. "1 want to know how your cousin likes working at this hospital," said Vera to Helen.
8. "Don't forget to bring your exercise books tomorrow." said the teacher to us. "You are going to write a very important paper."
9. "How спи I get to the circus?" asked the girl. "Take tram number five," said the man.
10. "I am very sorry, Kate," said Mike, "I have forgotten to bring your dictionary."
11. "When does your mother go shop­ping?" asked the neighbour.

24. Передайте следующие предложения в косвенной речи.

1. Не said to me: "Come at nine o'clock, I shall be free at that time and we shall have a nice cup of cof­fee."
2. Nina asked her friend: "What did the pro­fessor speak about in his lecture?"
3. Ann said: "He is one of the best speakers I have ever heard-"
4. He said: "I haven't yet seen the film you are talking about."
5. He said: "I seldom went to see my friend in May as 1 was very busy."
6. She asked her brother: "Will you manage to get tickets to the Philharmonic on Sunday?"
7, My friend said: "We arrived in Kiev on Saturday and the next day we went to have a look around the city."
8. She said to me: 44Did you live in St. Petersburg ten years ago?"
9. She said to me: "Are you going to leave St. Petersburg for the sum­mer?"
10. My friend said to me: "The discussion will still be going on when you return."
11. He said: "T am proud of my brother who took the first prize at the competition."
12. She asked me: "How long have you been living in St. Petersburg?"
13. She said: "He has just left."
14. He asked me: "When will your par­ents arrive in St. Petersburg?"
15. She said to me: "Were you present at the meeting yesterday?"


3. One of the pupils asked the teacher of literature what novels they would read the following year.
4. The Frenchman wanted to know if the river Volga was in Russia.
5. Ann asked the girls if they were playing volleyball. She added that she had not known that they liked it.
6. Peter told us not to touch those photographs and explained that they were still wet and we might spoil them.
7. Fred asked the boys if their friend often came there. He added that he wanted to speak to him.
8. My friend asked me how I had managed to solve that difficult problem in such a short time.
9. The teacher told us that we should write a paper the next day.
10. Kate told Nick that she had seen a new film the day before. Nick wondered whether she had liked it.


1. We asked a passerby whether he knew where the Browns lived.
2. Andrew told us that there were a lot of trains to his station on Sunday and added that we should have no problems getting to his country place.
3. He asked me if I often met his sister at the library.
4. Nick wanted to know if the teacher would return their exer­cise books that day.
5. The woman said that her nephew was a very capable young man. She added that he had just graduated from college, but he was already a very skilful specialist.
6. The doctor told me to sit still and not to move my head.
7. Vera told Helen that she wanted to know how her cousin liked working at that hospital.
8. The teacher told us not to forget to bring our exercise books the next day and explained that we were going to write a very important paper.
9. The girl wanted to know how she could get to the cur-cus. The man told her to take tram number five.
10. Mike told Kate that he was very sorry and added that he had forgotten to bring her dictionary.
11. The neighbour wondered when my mother went shopping.


1. He told me to come at nine o'clock and added that: he would be free at that time and we should have a nice cup of coffee.
2. Nina asked her friend what the professor had spoken about In his lecture.
3. He said that the man was one of the best speakers he had ever heard.
4. He said that he had not yet seen the film I was talking about.
5. He said that he had seldom gone to see his friend in May as he had b^en very busy.
6. She asked her brother whether he would manage to get tickets to the Philharmonic on Sunday.
7. My friend said that they had arrived in Kiev on Saturdav and the next day they had gone to have a look around the city.
8. She asked if I had lived in St Petersburg ten years before.
9. She asked me if T was going to leave St. Pe tersburg for the summer.
10. My friend told me that the discussion would still be going on when I returned.
11. He said that he was proud of his brother who had taken the first prize at the competition.
12. She wanted to know how long I had been liv­ing in St. Petersburg.
13. She said that he had just left.
14. He was interested to know when my parents would arrive in St. Petersburg.
15. She wanted to know if I had been present at the meeting the day before.