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Reported Speech exercises
Several exercises about DIRECT and REPORTED SPEECH that might also be used as a quiz.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 2757

 
REPORTED SPEECH STATEMENTS (B&W VERSION INCLUDED)
Grammar explanation on reported speech statements (use, changes of tense, pronouns, adverbs of time/place, use of "say" and "tell")Then students have to report some statements and match them with the right pictures. I hope you like it and find it useful. Have a nice Thursday and big hugs!
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 2272

 
REPORTED SPEECH all you need to know about
Reported Speech / change of tenses/ no change in tenses/ R. Speech and modals/conditionals/ reported questions/reported commands, requests, proposals, etc./Common reported verbs/Verbs in reported question i.e. all you need to know about the reported speech. Donīt forget to give me your precious feedback!!!
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 1524

 
INDIRECT SPEECH - STATEMENTS
ONLY EXERCISES WITH NO GRAMMAR RULES - MORE SUITABLE FOR THOSE WHO HAVE NEVER LEARNT INDIRECT SPEECH BEFORE
Level: intermediate
Age: 11-14
Downloads: 1455

 
Reported Speech
Reported Speech rewriting exercises.
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 1281

 
Reported Speech or... The Art of Gossip
We need to gossip to come to terms with the pressures of everyday life. That’s the reason why sense of humour is so important to the art of gossip. Let’s not give it up! :) Students use it to report some cartoon characters’ speeches. Have a lovely week!
Level: intermediate
Age: 13-17
Downloads: 1249

 
Reported speech
This worksheet explains reported speech, plus exercises.
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 1044

 
REPORTED SPEECH: STATEMENTS. RULES & PRACTICE
Reporting statements: grammar rules and exercises. I hope you like it! Thank you for downloading!
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 1026

 
 

 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 (didnīt + 1 -> hadnīt + 3)
     will -> would / wonīt -> wouldnīt
She said, "I donīt know why Iīm 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, "Iīll 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 wonīt 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 didnīt like it."
The kids said that   to see the movie , but   it.
 
Ida said, "Chris isnīt at home now. He is playing tennis with his sister."
Ida said that   at home , and that   tennis with  sister.

 

       

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