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 REPORTED SPEECH 

this -> that, these -> those, here -> there, now -> then
next Friday -> the following Friday, tomorrow -> the next day/the following day
last Christmas -> the Christmas before, yesterday -> the day before/the previous day
 
change of time/place words:

now

yesterday

next year

here

tomorrow

this

today

last week

these

 
 
    change of tenses:
 
     1 -> 2
     2 -> 3 (didn´t + 1 -> hadn´t + 3)
     will -> would / won´t -> wouldn´t
She said, "I don´t know why I´m so tired today."
She said that   why   so tired .
 
Mum said, "I have never listened to anything so beautiful in all my life."
Mum told me that   to anything so beautiful in all  life.
 
Henry said, "I´ll give the book back tomorrow."
Henry said that   give the book back .
 
Ned and Craig shouted, "There is a snake behind this box!"
Ned and Craig shouted that   a snake behind  box.
 
Dad said, "I won´t come home for dinner this evening."
Dad said that   home for dinner  evening.
 
I asked Ted, "Can I borrow these pens until next Thursday?"
I asked Ted     pens until .
 
They said, "We are taking drawing classes here."
They said that   drawing classes
 
Ken said to me, "I will fix your bike today."
Ken said to me that    bike .
 
The kids said, "We went to see the movie yesterday, but we didn´t like it."
The kids said that   to see the movie , but   it.
 
Ida said, "Chris isn´t at home now. He is playing tennis with his sister."
Ida said that   at home , and that   tennis with  sister.

 

       

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