Reported Speech


 Click the pictures to study the theory!

Abby-Explorer-Grammar-big-icon_63585     Abby-Explorer-Grammar-big-icon_63585     Abby-Explorer-Grammar-big-icon_63585

  Changes in Reported Speech

As you noticed, in a reported sentence we only use Past Tenses!

Pronouns also change, according to the person speaking.

Reported Statements

Click the picture to do some clubefl quizzes!

αρχείο λήψης

tenses in reported ex1     tenses in reported ex2    

tenses in reported ex3

adverbs in reported ex1     changes in reported choose    

changes in reported fill in

reported statements 3 exercises     reported statements fill in

reported statements transformations

Reported questions

In reported speech, questions are turned into affirmative sentences.

Προσοχή στη σειρά των λέξεων:

reporting verb + question word or if / whether + subject + verb

Click the picture to do some clubefl quizzes!

αρχείο λήψης

reported questions match     reported questions ex1    

reported questions ex2

reported questions ex3     reported questions ex4    

reported questions ex5

reported questions ex6

Reported Commands & Requests

In reported commands we start with the verbs: told, ordered

In reported requests, we start with the verbs: asked, begged

There is no tense change, we just use the infinitive:

(not) to + verb

Click the pictures to do some clubefl quizzes!

αρχείο λήψηςαρχείο λήψης

reported commands ex1     reported commands ex2

Time to practise all foms

say-tell-ask     reported match    

reported choose 1     reported choose 2     reported choose ex3    

reported choose ex4     reported choose ex5

reported transformations ex1     reported transformations ex2

reported transformations ex3     reported transformations ex4

reported 4 transformation exercises

Reporting Verbs

Click the picture to do some clubefl quizzes!

αρχείο λήψης

reporting verbs ex1     reporting verbs quiz

reporting verbs transformations 1    

reporting verbs transformations 2

Time for games

reported theory game     direct & indirect speech game

jeopardy game 1     jeopardy game 2     jeopardy game 3



Our journey through knowledge

%d bloggers like this: