# Soal Indirect Speech Simple Past Tense

Indirect speech atau reported speech keduanya merupakan hal yang sama yaitu sebuah kalimat tidak langsung.
Kalimat tidak langsung digunakan untuk menyampaikan kembali sebuah kalimat yang telah disampaikan oleh seseorang sebelumnya.

Bahasa Inggris memiliki berbagai jenis tenses, masing-masing tenses digunakan tergantung pada konteks waktu dimana si pembicara menceritakan sebuah kejadian. Bentuk tenses ini juga mempengaruhi perubahan berbagai bentuk kalimat tidak langsung (indirect speech).

Postingan kali ini akan membahasa berbagai jenis soal latihan dari materi reported speech simple past menjadi past perfect.
Seperti yang telah dibahas sebelumnya bahwa saat kita mengubah kalimat dalam bentuk simple past tense menjadi kalimat tidak langsung, maka kalimat tidak langsung tersebut akan berubah menjadi bentuk past perfect tense.

Artikel terkiatPenjelasan Reported Speech Simple Past Tense Menjadi Past Perfect Tense

Selanjutnya, mari kita coba beberapa soal latihan berikut sebagai media untuk mengasah pemahaman kita tentang indirect / reported speech simple past tense.
Berikut soal indirect speech simple past tense selengkapnya.

## Exercise one

Change the following sentences into indirect speech!

1. Gugum: "Lita and Intan were in Pangandaran last week."
Gugum said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

2. Winda: "I didn't see you at the festival last night."
Winda said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

3. Erni: "My aunt celebrated her 20 anniversary at the restaurant. And I was there."
Erni said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

4. Paul: "The black sedan hit the motorcycle from behind and then everybody chased that black sedan."
Paul said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

5. Sheny: "I wasn't the only student in the class who failed the test."
Sheny said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

6. Andra: "You were in the same room with me when Mrs. Lastri was angry to us."
Andra said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

7. Ivan: "I told you I didn't have anything left in my pocket."
Ivan said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

8. Terry: "The movie was scary but I enjoyed it very much."
Terry said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

9. Mr. Wildan: "They came to the reunion with their family last month."
Mr. Wildan said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

10. Mrs. Evelyn: The carnival was spectacular. And the chairmen said it was a new record."
Mrs. Evelyn said (that) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

## Exercise two

Change the sentences below into direct speech

1. Lucky said (that) He had not chatted with his girlfriend.
Lucky: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

2. The doctor said (that) I had been influenza.
Doctor: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

3. Mrs. Elly said (that) I and my friends had done our best and she had been proud of us.
Mrs. Elly: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

4. The archaeologist said (that) the dinosaurs had been the biggest animal on planet.
The archaeologist: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

5. Erwin said (that) he had been a pizza deliverer.
Erwin: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

6. Nia said (that) she and her family had been angry about bullying issue to her brother.
Nia: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

7. Kevin said (that) He had done the same mistakes to his friends.
Kevin: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

8. The zoo keeper said (that) The pandas had been tame. They had been nice to all visitors.
The zoo keeper: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

9. Vito said (that) he had not bought a new apartment. he just had rented it for a month.
Vito: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

10. Wellen said (that) her sister had not been happy about the competition's result.
Wellen: " . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . "

## Kunci jawaban

Untuk memastikan kembali jawaban yang sudah diberikan, silahkan cek kunci jawaban soal indirect speech simple past tense berikut.

### Exercise one

1. Gugum said (that) Lita and Intan had been in Pangandaran the previous week.

2. Winda said (that) she hadn't seen me at the festival the night before.

3. Erni said (that) her aunt had celebrated her/ her aunt's 20 anniversary at the restaurant. And she had been there.

4. Paul said (that) the black sedan had hit the motorcycle from behind and then everybody had chased that black sedan.

5. Sheny said (that) she hadn't the only student in the class who had failed the test.

6. Andra said (that) I had been in the same room with him when Mrs. Lastri had been angry to us.

8. Terry said (that) the movie had been scary but she had enjoyed it very much.

9. Mr. Wildan said (that) they had come to the reunion with their family the previous month.

10. Mrs. Evelyn said (that) the carnival had been spectacular. And the chairmen had said it had been a new record.

### Exercise two

1. Lucky: "I didn't chatted with my girlfriend."

2. Doctor: "You was influenza."

3. Mrs. Elly: "You and your friends did your best and I was proud of you."

4. The archaeologist: "The dinosaurs were the biggest animal on earth."

5. Erwin: "I was a pizza deliverer."

6. Nia: "I and my family was angry about bullying issue to my brother."

7. Kevin: "I did the same mistakes to my friends."

8. The zoo keeper: "The pandas were tame. They were nice to all visitors."

9. Vito: "I didn't buy a new apartment. I just rented it for a month."

10. Wellen: "My sister wasn't happy about the competition's result."

Dimensi Bahasa Inggris
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