Transformation of Sentences – Exclamatory Sentences to Assertive Sentences

-: Exercise :-
 
Transform the following sentences from Exclamatory to Assertive :
 
1. How lovely the rose is!
 
Assertive – The rose is very lovely.
 
2. Alas! he is no more. 
 
Assertive – It is sad that he is no more. 
 
3. How warm your hands are! 
 
Assertive – Your hands are very warm. 
 
4. Bravo! you spoke so well. 
 
Assertive – It is a matter of praise that you spoke so well. 
 
5. What a dangerous thing a little knowledge is! 
 
Assertive – A little knowledge is a very dangerous thing. 
 
6. How fine the weather is! 
 
Assertive – The weather is very fine. 
 
7. Would that I were happy! 
 
Assertive – I wish that I were happy. 
 
8. What a beautiful rose it is! 
 
Assertive – It is a very beautiful rose.
 
9. If only I  could see my home again!
 
Assertive – I wish that I would see my home again. 
 
10. Alas! my father is dead. 
 
Assertive – It is sad that my father is dead. 
 
11. Alas! we have lost the battle. 
 
Assertive – It is sad that we have lost the battle. 
 
12. How naughty you are! 
 
Assertive – You are very naughty .
 
13. How beautiful the Taj is! 
 
Assertive – The Taj is very beautiful.
 
14. What a fall! 
 
Assertive – It is a great fall. 
 
15. Alas! I am ruined. 
 
Assertive – It is sad that I am ruined. 
 
16. O that I were a king!
 
Assertive – I wish that I were a king. 
 
17. Would that I had wasted my money! 
 
Assertive – I wish that I had wasted my money. 
 
18. Bravo! you have secured first position .
 
Assertive – It is a matter of praised that you have secured first position. 
 
19. O that I were a bird! 
 
Assertive – I wish that I were a bird. 
 
20. O that I were a child again. 
 
Assertive – I wish that I were a child again. 
 
21. What a shameful behavior! 
 
Assertive – It is a very shameful behavior.
 
22. How very kind of you! 
 
Assertive – I am very kind of you. 
 
23. Alas! he is utterly ruined. 
 
Assertive – It is sad that he is utterly ruined. 
 
24. How foolish I have been! 
 
Assertive – I have been very foolish. 
 
25. Would that I  had got success! 
 
Assertive – I wish that I  had got success. 
 
 

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