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16 . He said, "I have often told you not to waste your time."
A. He said that he had often suggested to him not to waste his time
B. He said that he had often told him not to waste his time
C. He told that he had often told him not to waste his time
D. He said that he had often told not to waste your time

17 . I said to my brother, "Let us go to some hill station for a change."
A. I asked my brother to go to some hill station for a change
B. I permitted my brother to go to some hill station for a change
C. I asked my brother if he would go to some hill station for a change
D. I suggested to my brother that we should go to some hill station for a change

18 . The traveller enquired of the farmer if he could tell him the way to the nearest inn"
A. The traveller said to the farmer, "Can you tell me the way to the nearest inn?"
B. The traveller said to the farmer, "Can, you tell me where is the nearest inn?"
C. The traveller said to the farmer, "Which is the way to the nearest inn?"
D. The traveller said to the farmer, "Where is the nearest inn?"

19 . "If you don't keep quiet I shall shoot you, " he said to her in a calm voice.
A. He warned her to shoot if she didn't keep quiet calmly
B. He said calmly that I shall shoot you if you don't be quiet
C. Calmly he warned her that be quiet or else he will have to shoot her
D. He warned her calmly that he would shoot her if she didn't keep quiet

20 . The sage said, "God helps those who help themselves." ?
A. The sage said that God helped those who help themselves
B. The sage said that God helps those who helped themselves
C. The sage said that God helps those who help themselves
D. The sage said that God helped those whose helped themselves




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