Mark the letter A, B, C or D on your answer sheet to indicate the sentence that is closest in meaning to each of the following questions
“How beautiful is the dress you have just bought!” Peter said to Mary.
Peter promised to buy Mary a beautiful dress.
Peter said thanks to Mary for her beautiful dress.
Peter complimented Mary on her beautiful dress.
Peter asked Mary how she had just bought her beautiful dress.
The direct sentence is a compliment, so when changing to the indirect sentence, you must use the indirect verb “complement sb on sth: praise someone for something”.
Answer C. Peter complimented Mary on her beautiful dress.