Transformation of Sentence with Exercise

1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets.

(a) Rana is one of the most meritorious boys in our class. (Make it a positive sentence.)

Answer
Very few boys in the class are as meritorious as Rana

(b) He is always attentive in the class. (Make it a negative sentence without changing meaning.)

Answer
He is never inattentive in the class.

(c) He is never disobedient to his teachers. (Make it an affirmative sentence.)

Answer
He is always obedient to his teachers.

(d) No other boys in our class is as popular as Rana. (Make it a superlative sentence.)

Answer
Rana is the most popular boys in our class.

(e) A boy like him is always loved by all. (Make it an interrogative sentence.)

Answer
Isn’t a boy like him always loved by all?

2. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets:

Bangladesh is a land of rivers. (a) The Padma is one of the biggest rivers in Bangladesh. (Comparative) (b) It is called the river of destruction (Active) (c) The river is very turbulent. (Negative) (d) Everybody knows this. (Interrogative) (e) Tourists from home and abroad visit its shore. (Passive)

Answer
a. The Padma is bigger than most other rivers in Bangladesh. b. People call it the river of destruction. c. The river is not calm at all. d. Who doesn’t know this? e. Its shore is visited by tourists from home and abroad.

3. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets :

(a)   No other thing is as useful as the computer. (Superlative)

(b)   Every student needs a computer. (Negative)

(c)   A poor student cannot buy it. (Interrogative)

(d)   It is one of the greatest inventions of science. (Positive)

(e)   It was not invented overnight. (Active)

Answer
a. The computer is the most useful thing. b. There is no student but needs a computer. c. Can a poor student buy it? d. Very few inventions of science are as great as it. e. Scientists did not invent it overnight.

4. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets :

(a) Everybody works hard to gain his object. (Negative) (b) Life is nothing but a struggle. (Interrogative) (c) Who does not want to succeed in life? (Assertive) (d) Industry brings success. (Passive) (e) Industry is the most important secrets for shining in life. (Positive)

Answer
a. There is nobody but works hard to gain his object. b. Is life anything but a struggle? c. Everybody wants to succeed in life. d. Success is brought by industry. e. Very few secrets for shining in life are as important as industry.

5. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets :

(a)   The bee is a very industrious insect (Negative).

(b)   Very few insects are as industrious as the bee (Comparative).

(c)   It flies from flower to flower to collect honey (Interrogative).

(d)   In winter, it does not remain active (Affirmative).

(e) We should follow the life of a bee (Passive).

Answer
a. The bee is not a lazy insect at all. b. The bee is more industrious than most other insects. c. Doesn’t it fly from flower to flower to collect honey? d. In winter, it remains inactive. e. The life of the bee should be followed by us.

6. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets :

(a)   Mr. Jamal is the wisest man in the village. (Comparative)

(b)   He is sincere. (Negative)

(c)   He leads a simple life. (Interrogative)

(d)   Nobody dislikes him (Affirmative)

(e)   We should follow him. (Passive)

Answer
a. Mr. Jamal is wiser than any other man in the village. b. He is not insincere. c. Doesn’t he lead a simple life? d. Everybody likes him. e. He should be followed by us.

7. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets :

(a)   Akash is one of the most brilliant students in his class. (Make it comparative)

(b)   He is very attentive to his studies. (Make it Negative)

(c)   He is never late to go to school. (Make it affirmative)

(d)   He goes to school regularly. (Make it Interrogative)

(e)   Who does not love him very much? (Make it Assertive)

Answer
a. Akash is more brilliant than most other students in his class. b. He is not inattentive to his studies at all. c. He is always punctual to go to school. d. Doesn’t he go to school regularly? e. Everyone loves him very much.

8. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets :

(a)   Very few metals are as useful as iron. (Superlative)

(b)   It is used for construction purposes. (Active)

(c)   Bangladesh imports iron from other countries. (Interrogative)

(d)   It is a heavy metal. (Negative)

(e)   There is no building without iron. (Affirmative)

Answer
a. Iron is one of the most useful metals. b. People use it for construction purposes. c. Doesn’t Bangladesh import iron from other countries. d. It is not a light metal. e. Every building is with iron.

9. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets :

(a) Mr. Rahman is the oldest man in our village. (Make it positive) (b) But he is not inactive at all. (Make it affirmative without changing meaning) (c) He always gets up early. (Make it interrogative) (d) He is wiser than any other man in our area. (Make it superlative) (e) He is always respected by all. (Make it active)

Answer
a. No other man in our village is as old as Mr. Rahman. b. But he is very active. c. Doesn’t he always get up early? d. He is the wisest man in our area. e. All always respect him.

10. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (P. N. Govt. Girls’ High School, Rajshahi)

(a)   The Jamuna is one of the biggest rivers (Comparative).

(b)   During summer it becomes shrunken (Interrogative).

(c)   It is very graceful during the rainy season (Exclamatory).

(d)   However, doesn’t the Jamuna cause floods and erosion at times? (Assertive)

(e)   Then it does not look calm at all (Affirmative).

Answer
a. The Jamuna is bigger than most other rivers. b. Doesn’t it become shrunken during summer? c. How graceful it is during the rainy season! d. However, the Jamuna causes floods and erosion at times. e. Then it looks very turbulent.

11. Change the sentences as directed in the brackets. (Dinajpur Zilla School, Dinajpur)

(a) Pahela Boishakh is celebrated with traditional festivities across the country. (Active) (b) No other day is celebrated so gorgeously as the day. (Comparative) (c) In keeping with the age old tradition, traders and shopkeepwers open halkhata. (Interrogative) (d) National dailies cannot but bring out special supplements on the day. (Affirmative) (e) The procession brought out by the teachers and students of the Institute of Fine Arts of Dhaka University is very colourful. (Exclamatory)

Answer
a. The country celebrates Pahela Boishakh with traditional festivities across the country. b.The day is celebrated more gorgeously than any other day. c. Don’t traders and shopkeepers open halkhata, in keeping with the age old tradition? d. National dailies must bring out special supplements on the day. e. How colourful the procession brought out by the teachers and students of the Institute of Fine Arts of Dhaka University is!

Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Jessore Zilla School, Jessore)

(a)   There are many problems in Dhaka (Interrogative).

(b)   It is more populous than any other city in the world (Positive).

(c)   Day-to-day life in Dhaka is expensive (Negative).

(d)   Price hike is one of the biggest problems to the people (Comparative).

(e)   The government should take necessary measures to control price hike (Passive).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Comilla Zilla School, Comilla)

(a) Health is wealth (Interrogative). (b) A healthy poor man is happier than a sick moneyed man (Positive). (c) A healthy man is an asset to his family (Negative). (d) None should be indifferent to his health (Affirmative). (e) No other thing in the world is as valuable as health (Comparative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Chittagong Collegiate School, Chittagong)

(a) very few problems in Bangladesh are as great as illiteracy (make it Comparative). Most of our people cannot read or write. (b) So the literacy rate in Bangladesh is very poor (make it Negative). (c) It is so poor that we cannot imagine it (make it Affirmative). (d) It is the duty of the educated people to educate the illiterate (Interrogative). (e) Necessary steps have been taken to eradicate illiteracy (Active).

  1. Do as directed. (Jalalabad Cantt. Public School & College, Sylhet)

(a)   Cox’s Bazar is the longest sea beach in the world (Positive).

(b)   Very few places in our country are as charming as it (Comparative).

(c)   People enjoy its beauty very much (Passive).

(d)   Our government is going to take some steps to make it more attractive (Interrogative).

(e)   Who doesn’t want to visit the place? (Assertive)

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Barisal Govt. Girls’ High School, Barisal)

(a)   Anger is nothing but a vice (Affirmative).

(b)   It always begets the worst (Negative).

(c)   Anger is one of the most inhuman vices (Positive).

(d)   We should control it for our own sake (Imperative).

(e)   An angry man is disliked by everybody (Active).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Viqarunnisa Noon School & College, Dhaka)

(a) We must read books to gain knowledge (Negative). (b) Books introduce us to the realm of knowledge (Passive voice). (c) The books of great writers contain noble thoughts (Interrogative). (d) Nothing but books can give us immense pleasure (Affirmative). (e) We should read books to enrich our minds (Imperative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Ideal School & College, Motijheel, Dhaka)

(a) We must read books to gain knowledge (Make it negative using help). (b) Books introduce us to the realm of knowledge (Make it passive). (c) The books of great writers contain noble thoughts and great ideas (Make it interrogative). (d) Without reading books, we cannot enrich our minds (make it affirmative). The reading of books brings perfection in our life, and there is no alternative to reading books. (e) Books are the greatest friends (Make it comparative).

  1. Change the sentences as directed in the brackets. (Dhaka Residential Model College, Dhaka)

(a)   Cricket is a very exciting game (Exclamatory).

(b)   People of all ages love this game (Passive).

(c)   At present, cricket is one of the most popular games in our country (Comparative).

(d)   Cricket is a costly game (Interrogative).

(e)   In Bangladesh its standard is not high (Affirmative).

  1. Change the sentences as directed in brackets. (Bogra Zilla School, Bogra)

(a) Today corruption is a very familiar term in Bangladesh (Negative). (b) Corruption is the most dreadful weapon to destroy a society (Positive). (c) It lies in every phase of our society (Interrogative). (d) Some drastic steps have been taken against corruption (Active). (e) Social awareness is very essential to resist corruption (Exclamatory).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Rangpur Zilla School, Rangpur)

(a) A cunning fox was passing through a forest (Interrogative). (b) The fox was thirsty and was looking for water (Imperative). (c) It could not find any source of water (Affirmative). (d) No other alternative was found by it (Active). (e) It seemed to the fox that it was the most unhappy animal in the world (Comparative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Udayan Higher Secondary School, Dhaka)

(a)   My first day at school is one of the most memorable days in my life (Positive).

(b)   I will never forget this day (Affirmative).

(c)   Every student passed the day amidst excitement (Interrogative).

(d)   It was a very excellent experience in my life (Exclamatory).

(e)   The day still haunts me like a possion (Passive).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets.

        Monipur Uchcha Vidyalaya & College, Mirpur, Dhaka)               

(a) Sajid is a good student. (Interrogative) He always reads attentively. (b) He never neglects his lesson (Affirmative). He is always sincere to make a good result in the examination. (c) He is one of the most brilliant students in his class (Positive). (d) He behaves amiably with others. (Exclamatory). (e) He is liked by all. (Active)

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Adamjee Cantonment Public School, Dhaka)

(a) We must read books to gain knowledge (Negative). (b) Books introduce us to the realm of the knowledge (Passive). (c) The books of great writers contain noble thoughts and great ideas (Interrogative). (d) Without reading books, we cannot enrich our minds. (Affirmative). (e) Books are the greatest friends (Positive).

  1. Change the following sentences according to directions.

        The Millennium Stars School & College, Rangpur Cantonment, Rangpur)              

(a)   Traffic jam is a common affair in big cities and towns. (Interrogative)

(b)   It is one of the greatest problems. (Positive)

(c)   The causes of traffic jam are many. (Negative)

(d)   The drivers often do not obey the traffic rules. (Affirmative)

(e)   Necessary steps should be taken to remove traffic jam. (Active)

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Rangpur Govt. Girls’ High School, Rangpur)

(a)   What a useful thing a computer is! (Affirmative)

(b)   Every student needs computer. (Negative)

(c)   A poor student cannot buy it. (Interrogative)

(d)   It is one of the greatest inventions of science. (Positive)

(e)   It was not invented overnight. (Active)

  1. Change the following sentences according to directions.

        Cantonment Public School & College, Saidpur, Nilphamari)       

(a)   Sher Shah was on fo the greatest warriors in history (Comparative)

(b)   Humayun had been defeated by him (Active).

(c)   Humayun fled towards Arga (Interrogative)

(d)   He stopped for a short time at Agra and Delhi (Negative).

(e)   Very few emperors were as knowledgeable as he (Superlative).

  1. Change the following sentences according to directions. (Lions School & College, Saidpur, Nilphamari)

(a)   Cricket is a very exciting game (Exclamatory).

(b)   People of all ages love this game (Passive).

(c)   At present, cricket is one of the most popular games in our country (Comparative).

(d)   Cricket is a very costly game (Interrogative).

(e)   In Bangladesh its standard is not high (Affirmative).

  1. Change the following sentences according to directions.

        (Thakurgaon Govt. Boys’ High School, Thakurgaon)

(a)   A flower is very beautiful (Make it negative without changing the meaning).

(b)   It is the loveliest thing of nature (Make it positive).

(c)   Everybody likes flowers (Make it an interrogative sentences).

(d)   We use it to decorate our houses (Make it passive).

(e)   So e cannot but cultivate flowers (Make affirmative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets.

        (Thakurgaon Govt. Girls’ High School, Thakurgoan.)

(a)   Corruption is the most dangerous weapon to destroy a society (Positive).

(b)   It lies in every phase of our society (Interrogative).

(c)   It paralyses the whole nation (Passive).

(d)   The persons in the high rank of the society are not involved in corruption (Affirmative).

(e)   Social awareness is very essential to resist corruption (Exclamatory).

  1. Change the following sentences according to directions.

        (Gaibandha Govt. Girls’ High School, Gaibandha)

(a)   Have you ever heard the name of the philosopher Socrates? (Assertive).

(b)   He was born in Greece.

(c)   Very few philosophers are as famous as Socrates in Greece (Superlative).

(d)   His method of teaching inspired the young people (Interrogative).

(e)   Would that I were a great philosopher like Socrates! (Assertive)

  1. Change the following sentences according to directions.

        (Gaibandha Govt. Boys’ HIgh School, Gaibandha)

(a)   Cox’s Bazar is the longest sea-beach in the world (Positive degree).

(b)   Everybody knows this (Interrogative).

(c)   Tourists from home and abroad visit this beach (Passive voice).

(d)   They are highly delighted at the natural beauty of this place (Active voice).

(e)   Our government is active to make it more attractive (Negative).

  1. Change the following sentences according to directions. (Govt. Girls’ High School, Jessore)

(a)   Gold is one of the most precious metal (Make it a positive statement).

(b)   It is possessed by wealthy persons (Make it active).

(c)   Most women like it (Make it a negative statement).

(d)   It looks very appealing (Make it exclamatory).

(e)   Who doesn’t like it? (Make it an affirmative statement).

  1. Change the following sentences according to directions. (Dawood Public School, Jessore Cantt., Jessore)

(a)   No other king was as great as Akbar (Superlative).

(b)   He was wiser than most other kings (Positive).

(c)   He welcomed wise men to his court (passive).

(d)   People from all over the world gathered at his court (Interrogative).

(e)   There were nine famous wise men in his court (Negative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets.

        (Vidyamoyee Govt. Girls; High School, Mymensingh)

We achieved our freedom in 1971. (a) We are proud of our freedom fighters (Interrogative). (b) Their contribution will never be forgotten (Affirmative). They were inspired by the common people. (c) Their sacrifice is greater than any other thing (Positive). (d) But today many of them lead a very miserable life (Negative). (e) Proper initiatives may improve their condition (Passive).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Mymensingh Zilla School, Mymensingh)

(a)   Very few discoverers wers as famous as Columbus (Superlative).

(b)   He passed his early life in sorrow (Negative).

(c)   They come here to enjoy themselves (Interrogative).

(d)   Cox’s Bazar is the longest sea beach in the world (Positive).

(e)   Beware of pick-pockets (Assertive).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Rajshahi Govt. Girls’ High School, Rajshahi)

        Industry is the key to success. (a) No one can prosper in life without industry (Affirmative). (b) We have to work for our prosperity (Interrogative). (c) Only the industrious people can change the lot of a nation (Negative). (d) Women can contribute to our development as much as men (Comparative). (e) So, female education is one of the most important matters now (Positive).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Rajshahi Collegiate School, Rajshahi)

(a) Polythene is a popular carrying bag (Negative). (b) It is not useful for soil (Affirmative). (c) It is one of the most dangerous pollutants (Comparative). (d) It is more destructive than arsenic (Positive). (e) We must avoid using it (Interrogative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Govt. Laboratory High School, Rajshahi)

Morning walk is very pleasant. (a) It makes us strong and healthy (Passive). (b) Walking in the morning is a good habit (Negative). (c) It is the best kind of exercise for all classes of people (Positive). Morning air is fresh and cool. (d) It bears a good effect on both body and mind (Interrogative). In the morning nature is calm and quiet. (e) It gives a good start of our day’s work (Interrogative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Bogra Cantonment Public School & College, Bogra)

        (a) Health is wealth (Interrogative). (b) A healthy poor man is happier than a sick moneyed man (Positive). (c) A healthy man is not a liability to his family (Affirmative). (d) Everybody must be conscious of health (Negative). (e) No other thing in the world is as valuable as health (Comparative).

  1. Change the following passage as directed in the brackets. (Bogra Govt. Girls’ High School, Bogra)

We are human beings. (a) All men must die (Negative). (b) It matters a little if a man lives many years or not (Interrogative). (c) Our life is not measured by months or years (Active). (d) The people living only for their own interest are not real human beings (Affirmative). (e) Their life is not better than that of a beast (Positive).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (BIAM Model School & College, Bogra)

(a) The Royal Bengal Tigers are more famous than few other animals in the world (Positive). (b) It is seen in the Sundarbans (Active). (c) All know it for its ferocity (Passive). (d) Their number is decreasing (Negative). (e) We all should be aware of our precious wild animals (Interrogative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Govt. K. D. High School, Naogaon)

(a)   Truthfulness is the greatest of all virtues (Positive).

(b)   It makes us honorable in the society (Negative).

(c)   It brings peace in mind (Interrogative).

(d)   Truthfulness makes us faithful and reliable (Passive).

(e)   A liar rich man is not as respected as a truthful poor man (Comparative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Pabna Govt. Girls’ High School, Pabna)

        (a) Health is wealth (Interrogative). (b) A healthy poor man is happier than a sick moneyed man (c) A healthy man is not a liability to his family (Affirmative). (d) Everybody must be conscious of health (Negative). (e) No other thing in the world is as valuable as health (Comparative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Pabna Zilla School, Pabna)

(a)   Anger begets nothing but the worst (Make it affirmative).

(b)   It is one of the most inhuman traits (Make it positive).

(c)   So we should control it for our own sake (Make it passive).

(d)   Everybody dislikes an angry man (Make it interrogative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Momena Ali Biggan School, Sirajganj)

        (a) A mobile set is light to carry (Interrogative). (b) It is not expensive (Affirmative). (c) Only a wicked person person uses it for evil purpose (Passive). (d) It is used for different purposes (Active). (e) No other thing is as useful as a mobile set (Superlative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Dinajpur Govt. Girls’ High School, Dinajpur)

(a)   Cox’s Bazar sea beach is a beautiful place (Negative).

(b)   It attracts many tourists every year (Passive).

(c)   St. Martin is not far from Cox’s Bazar (Affirmative).

(d)   Cox’s Bazar is the longest sea beach in the world (Positive).

(e)   I have never been there alone (Interrogative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Cantonment Board High School, Dinajpur)

        (a) A train journey is very enjoyable (Negative). (b) It is cheaper than any other journey (Positive). (c) All types of people enjoy this journey (Positive). (d) No other journey is as pleasant as a train journey (Comparative). (e) A train runs faster than a bus (Interrogative).

  1. Transform the following as directed. (Cantonment Public School & College, Rangpur)

(a)   Cheek the beast in you. (Assertive)

(b)   The roads of Jessore are not wider than those of Dhaka. (Positive)

(c)   Polythene is detrimental to soil, (Negative)

(d)   We must avoid using it. (Passive)

(e)   He did nothing for me. (Interrogative)

  1. Transform the following sentences as directed. (Mirzapur Cadet College, Tangail)

(a)   Never tell a lie. (passive)

(b)   How fortunate the porter was! (assertive)

(c)   I wish I had the wings of a dove. (exclamatory)

(d)   Television is one of the most wonderful inventions of modern science. (positive)

(e)   Come here. (passive)

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Mymensingh Girls’ Cadet College, Mymensingh)

(a)   Mrs. Tahmina is a famous university teacher. (interrogative)

(b)   Her style of teaching is different. (Negative)

(c)   No other teacher in the university is so efficient as she. (Superlative)

(d)   Everybody of the department honours her. (Negative)

(e)   We should follow her ideals. (Imperative)

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Rajshahi Cadet College, Rajshahi)

(a)   Very few insects are as busy as a bee. (Comparative)

(b)   It lives together. (Negative)

(c)   It flies from flower to flower and collects honey. (Interrogative)

(d)   It stores honey in the hive. (Imperative)

(e)   It leads a disciplined life. (Interrogative)

  1. Change the sentences as in the brackets. (Pabna Cadet College, Pabna)

(a)   Very few metals are as useful as iron. (Superlative)

(b)   It is used for construction purpose. (Active)

(c)   Bangladesh imports iron. (Interrogative)

(d)   It is a heavy metal. (Negative)

(e)   There is no building without iron. (Affirmative)

  1. Change the following as directed in the brackets. (Joypurhat Girls’ Cadet College, Joypurhat)

(a)   Arif is a regular student. (Exclamatory)

(b)   He is very attentive to his studies. (Interrogative)

(c)   No other student in the class is as good as he. (Superlative)

(d)   He never disobeys his parents. (Affirmative)

(e)   Everybody likes him. (Negative)

  1. Transform the underlined sentences as directed in the brackets. (Comilla Cadet College, Comilla)

(a)   Cricket is a very exciting game (Exclamatory).

(b)   They are found of watching “Twenty-twenty cricket” (Interrogative).

(c)   The old sailor shot the albatross (Passive).

(d)   He is as good as an honest man (Comparative).

(e)   Everybody lives in society (Negative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Faujdarhat Cadet College, Chittagong)

(a) Everybody works hard to gain his object (Negative). (b) Life is nothing but a struggle (Interrogative). (c) Who does not want to succeed in life? (Assertive). (d) Industry paves the way to success (Passive). (e) Industry is one of the most important secrets for shining in life (Comparative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in brackets. (Sylhet Cadet College, Sylhet)

(a)   Plato is the most revered of all philosophers of the western world (Positive).

(b)   He lived in Athens (Interrogative).

(c)   He established Lyceum to teach his disciples (Passive).

(d)   He wanted all men to live in peace (Negative).

(e)   He was a very kind hearted man (Exclamatory).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Barisal Cadet College, Barisal)

(a)   My first day at college is the most memorable day in my life (Positive).

(b)   I will never forget this day (Passive).

(c)   I passed the day amidst joy (Interrogative).

(d)   What a thrilling experience it was! (Assertive).

(e)   Life was enjoyed with a new zeal (Negative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Milestone College, Dhaka)

(a)   No other thing is as useful as computer (Superlative).

(b)   Every student needs computer (Negative).

(c)   A poor student cannot buy it (Interrogative)

(d)   It is one of the greatest inventions of science (Positive).

(e)   It was not invented overnight (Active).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Shamsul Haque Khan School & College, Dhaka)

(a)   Man must die (Negative).

(b)   He is never late (Affirmative).

(c)   There are many books here (Negative).

(d)   He learns his lesson regularly (Interrogative).

(e)   Who does not wish to be happy? (Assertive).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Motijheel Govt. Boys’ High School, Dhaka)

(a)   Everybody lives in society (Negative).

(b)   So we should not disturb social order (Affirmative).

(c)   We should fail to lead a peaceful life (Interrogative).

(d)   It is more expected than many other things (Superlative).

(e)   It is so much required (Exclamatory).

  1. Change the sentences as directed int eh brackets. (Bir Shreshtha Noor Mohammad Public College, Dhaka)

(a)   Anger is a vice (Negative).

(b)   It begets nothing but the worst (Affirmative).

(c)   Anger is one of the most inhuman vices (Positive).

(d)   So, we should control anger for our own sake (Passive).

(e)   Nobody likes an angry man (Interrogative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Motijheel Govt. Girls’ High School, Dhaka)

(a)   Mr. Ahmed alone lives in this house (Negative).

(b)   I shall never forget your advice (Affirmative).

(c)   Every man must die (Interrogative).

(d)   There is no use of this law (Interrogative).

(e)   He is better than any other boy in the class (negative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Motijheel Model High School & College, Dhaka)

(a)   Man is mortal (Negative).

(b)   He is the best creation of Allah (Positive).

(c)   He cannot lead a long life (Affirmative).

(d)   He is a very wonderful creation of the Almighty (Interrogative).

(e)   Only Allah can help him (Passive).

  1. Read the following passage and transform the underlined as directed in the brackets. (Govt. Laboratory High School, Dhaka)

        (a) Computer is one of the greatest inventions of modern science (Positive). (b) It renders great service to mankind (Passive). (c) A computer is a blessing on earth (Negative). (d) Though it is a blessing, it has dark sides. (d) Computers are now-a-days being used in almost every sphere by the people (Active). (e) You cannot but depend on it (Affirmative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Mirpur Bangla School & College, Dhaka)

(a)   Very few insects are as busy as a bee (Comparative).

(b)   It lives together (Negative).

(c)   It flies from flower to flower and collects honey (Interrogative).

(d)   It stores honey in the hive (Passive).

(e)   It leads a disciplined life (Exclamatory).

  1. Transform the following sentences. (Shaheed Police Smrity College, Mirpur, Dhaka)

(a)   Mohammad Muhsin was a kind man (Negative).

(b)   He was a great man (Exclamatory).

(c)   He inherited vast property from his father and sister (Interrogative).

(d)   He did not marry (Affirmative).

(e)   He spent money lavishly to help the poor (Passive).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Uttara High School & College, Dhaka)

(a)   Hasan is not a dishonest farmer (Affirmative).

(b)   He is one of the most miserable farmers in the village (Positive). He has a few pieces of land.

(c)   They cannot be cultivated properly (Active).

(d)   He and his family members always live in wants (Negative).

(e)   He leads a happy life (Negative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Savar Cantonment Public School & College, Dhaka)

(a)   Cricket is a very exciting game (Exclamatory).

(b)   People of all ages enjoy this game (Interrogative).

(c)   At present, cricket is the most popular game in our country (Positive).

(d)   Cricket is a very costly game (Negative).

(e)   But its standard is not high (Affirmative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in brackets. (Safiuddin Sarker Academy & College, Gazipur)

(a)   A book fair creates a sense of interest for books (Passive).

(b)   It was a very interesting book (Exclamatory).

(c)   A healthy man is the happiest man in the world (Positive).

(d)   Very few insects are as busy as a bee (Comparative).

(e)   Health is both the soundness of body and the soundness of mind (Negative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets.

        (Gazipur Cantonment Board Inter High School, Gazipur)

(a)   Our Independence Day occupies the most important day in life (Comparative).

(b)   The valiant fighters fought bravely (Interrogative).

(c)   Our freedom fighters are braver than most other persons (Positive).

(d)   There was nobody but supported the freedom fighters (Affirmative).

(e)   Our freedom fighters cannot be forgotten (Active).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Rani Bilashmoni Govt. Boys’ High School, Gazipur)

(a)   Stephen Hawking was born in an educated family (Negative).

(b)   He is the greatest scientist after Einstein (Comparative).

(c)   People said that he received many awards (Passive).

(d)   He is not physically fit (Affirmative).

(e)   Very few scientists are as famous as the (Superlative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Faridpur Zilla School, Faridpur)

(a)   We don’t usually see cuckoo near to the human habitats (Affirmative).

(b)   In spring it sings day and night (Interrogative).

(c)   They are very shy (Exclamatory).

(d)   The cuckoo is less clever than the crow (Positive).

(e)   How interesting the fact of cuckoo’s laying egg in the nest of the crow is! (Assertive)

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Rajbari Govt. High School, Rajbari)

(a)   I have a red cow (Passive).

(b)   The cow is more beautiful than the goat that I also have (Positive).

(c)   It gives only one calf at a time (Negative).

(d)   The calf looks very beautiful (Negative).

(e)   Cow’s milk is an ideal food (Interrogative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Bindubasini Govt. Boys’ High School, Gangail)

(a)   The crow is the most common of all birds in Bangladesh (Make it comparative).

(b)   It is ugly to look at (Make it a negative sentence without changing its meaning).

(c)   The raven is bigger than the carrion (Make it positive). But the carrion is more common than the raven. The crow is of some use to us.

(d)   It keeps the environment clean (Make it passive).

(e)   Nobody likes it (Make it an interrogative sentence).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Bindubasini Govt. Girls’ High School, Tangail)

(a)   Cricket is a very exciting game (Exclamatory).

(b)   People of all ages enjoy the game (Passive).

(c)   At present, cricket is the most popular game in our country (Comparative).

(d)   Cricket is enjoyed not only by the young but also by the old (Affirmative).

(e)   Bangladesh is a test playing country but its standard is very low (Negative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Jamalpur Zilla School, Jamalpur)

(a)   We are human beings (Interrogative).

(b)   All men must die (Negative).

(c)   It matters a little if a man lives many years or not (Interrogative).

(d)   Our life cannot be measured by months or years (Active).

(e)   The life of the people is not better than that of a beast (Positive).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Khulna Public College, Khulna)

(a)   Power crisis is one of the most common problems in Bangladesh (Comparative).

(b)   It hampers every sphere of our daily works (Interrogative).

(c)   Some steps have been taken to solve this problem (Active).

(d)   If we are honest in using it, the problem can be solved (Negative).

(e)   Social awareness is very essential in this regard (Exclamatory).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Khulna Govt. Girls’ High School, Khulna)

(a)   Cricket is a very exciting game (Interrogative).

(b)   People of all ages enjoy this game (Passive).

(c)   Cricket is the most popular game in Bangladesh (Positive).

(d)   Cricket is not a cheap game (Affirmative).

(e)   The performance of Bangladesh is satisfactory (Negative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Khulna Collegiate Girls’ School, Khulna)

(a)   The Taj Mahal is one of the greatest wonders of the world (Comparative).

(b)   Shah Jahan, the Mughal Emperor built it (Passive). After so many years its beauty remains unchanged.

(c)   It is certainly a mansterpiece of architecture (Interrogative).

(d)   It is an incomparable creation (Negative).

(e)   It looks very shining on the Jamuna (Exclamatory).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Govt. Laboratory High School, Khulna)

(a)   A flower is a wonderful gift of nature (Exclamatory).

(b)   Who does not like flowers? (Statement).

(c)   Flowers are used on different occasions (Active).

(d)   The rose is the best of all flowers (Positive).

(e)   It has both charm and commercial value (Negative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Kushtia Zilla School, Khshtia)

        Dhaka is the capital of Bangladesh. (a) It is the most densely populated city in the world (Negative). (b) It is not so far from Kushtia as from Khulna (Comparative). (c) It is regarded as the city of mosques (Active). Everyday a lot of people are migrating from their villages to Dhaka. (d) As a result, the number of floating people is increasing very quickly in the city (Exclamatory). (e) At present, Dhaka is nothing but a city of dirt and filth (Interrogative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Kushtia Govt. Girls’ High School, Kushtia)

(a)   Gold is the most precious metal (Positive).

(b)   It is bought by the wealthy persons (Active).

(c)   Every woman likes it (Negative).

(d)   The price of gold is increasing day by day (Interrogative).

(e)   Who does not like gold? (Affirmative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Shandhani School & College, Gangni, Meherpur)

(a)   The Sundarban is the biggest in Bangladesh (Positive).

(b)   Many people visit the Sundarban (Passive).

(c)   Only the tiger is ferocious animal in the Sundarban (Negative).

(d)   The scenery of Sundarban is very charming (Exclamatory).

(e)   We should protect this forest (Imperative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Sathkira Govt. High School, Satkhira)

(a)   The Royal Bengal Tigers are the most famous animals in the world (Positive).

(b)   It is seen in the Sundarbans (Negative).

(c)   All know it for ferocity (Passive).

(d)   The number is decreasing (negative).

(e)   We all should be aware of our precious wild animals (Interrogative).

  1. Change the following sentences as directed in the brackets. (Satkhira Govt. Girls’ High School, Satkhira)

(a)   Sher Shah was one of the greatest warriors in history (Comparative).

(b)   Humayun had been defeated by him (Active).

(c)   Humayun fled towards Agra (Interrogative).

(d)   He stopped for a short time at Agra and Delhi (Negative).

(e)   Very few emperors were as knowledgeable as he (Superlative).