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I. Read the given conversation and complete the following passage:
Mother : What are you doing?
Geeta : I am watching T.V.
Mother: When is your next paper?
Geeta : It is on Monday.
Mother: Then why are you not studying?
Mother asked Geeta (a) ________. Geeta replied that (b) ________. At that mother asked her (c) ________ . Geeta said that it was on Monday. Mother asked her then (d) ________
II. Read the given conversation and complete the following passage:
Mr. Bose: I see. Can you manage the post of a public relations executive? It will involve some degree of stress too.
Rohit: I’m sure I will be able to do the job competently. I know there will be difficult times, but I am used to handling problems as you can see
Mr Bose looked at the candidate Rohit and asked him (a) _______ _. He told him candidly that the job (b) ________ some degree of stress too. Rohit assured Mr Bose that (c) ________ to do the job competently. He told him that he knew there would be difficult times and assured him again that he (d) ________ problems as he could see from his resume.
I.(a) what she was doing
(b) she was watching TV
(c) when her next paper was
(d) why she was not studying
II. (a) if he could manage the post of a public relations executive.
(b) would involve.
(c) he would be able
(d) was used to handling