SENTENCE TRANSFORMATION
(Direct speech - indirect speech)
1. ‘Don’t put sticky things in your pockets,’ said his mother.
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2. ‘Please, please don’t do anything dangerous,’ said his wife.
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3. ‘I should say nothing about it if I were you.’ said my mother.
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4. ‘Who has been using my typewriter?’ said my mother.
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5. ‘Do you want to see the cathedral?’ said the guide.
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6. ‘Do much do you think it will cost?’ he said.
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7. ‘Does anyone want tickets for the boxing match?’ said Charles.
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8. ‘Could I see Commander Smith?’ the lady asked.
‘I’m afraid he’s in orbit, I said. ‘Would you like to leave the message?’
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9. ‘Did any of you actually see the accident happen? Said the policeman.
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10. ‘I have a message for your brother,’ I said.
‘He isn’t at home,’ said Ann. ‘He left two days ago.’
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11. ‘We make $450 a week,’ said one of the men, ‘and send most of it home to our wives.’
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12. ‘I can’t live on my basic salary.’ said Peter. ‘I’ll have to offer to do overtime.’
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13. ‘We’ll wait for you if you’re late.’ they said
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14. ‘I’ve just bought a car,’ said Peter. ‘but it’s not insured yet so I can’t take you for a drive.’
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15. ‘Switch off the T.V,’ he said to her.
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16. ‘Don’t believe anything you hear,’ he warned me.
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17. ‘Did they understand what you said to them?’ he asked me.
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18. ‘What shall I do if he refuses to let me in?’ she said.
‘Write a note and push it under the door,’ I said.
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19. Ann: What about having a party on Saturday?
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20. Mary: Yes, let’s. Who shall we invite?
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21. Let’s not make a list. Let’s just invite everybody.
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