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Change the following reported speech sentences into direct speech.

Ben told the teacher that Max had been hurt during the football match.

Mr Gateway told his class he wanted the homework completed for
Friday.

The customer asked the shopkeeper for some help.

I shouted at my dog to stop chewing the sofa.

The tourist asked the woman for directions.
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(Hint: direct speech uses quotation marks— "...".)
Change the following reported speech sentences into direct speech.

Ben told the teacher that Max had been hurt during the football match.
‘Max had been hurt during the football match’ Ben told the teacher.

Mr Gateway told his class he wanted the homework completed for Friday.
‘I wanted the homework completed for Friday’ Mr Gateway told his class

The customer asked the shopkeeper for some help.
‘shopkeeper asked customer for some help’.

I shouted at my dog to stop chewing the sofa.
‘He shouted his dog to stop chewing the sofa’.

The tourist asked the woman for directions.
‘Woman told tourist about the direction’.
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For direct speech, you must show what they actually said:

Ben told the teacher that Max had been hurt during the football match.
‘Max was hurt during the football match,’ Ben told the teacher.

Mr Gateway told his class he wanted the homework completed for Friday.
‘I want the homework completed for Friday,’ Mr Gateway told his class

The customer asked the shopkeeper for some help.
'Could you help me, shopkeeper?' asked the customer.

I shouted at my dog to stop chewing the sofa.
‘Stop chewing the sofa!’ I shouted at my dog.

The tourist asked the woman for directions.
‘Could you give me directions?’ the tourist asked the woman.
Change the following sentences from direct speech into reported speech.

‘Thanks for the help Sally,’ said Frankie.
Frankie thanks Sally for his help.

‘Jim, can you get some groceries from the supermarket for me please?’ asked his mother.
Mother asked Jim to get some groceries from the supermarket for her.

‘I don’t want to be here!’ shouted the girl.
Girl shouted not to be here.

‘I’ve been experiencing very severe headaches, Doctor,’ said Jay.
Jay told Doctor that he was experiencing very sever headaches.

The shop assistant asked the woman, ‘Can I help you?’
The shop assistant asked the woman that he can help her.
Reported speech tells about what someone said in the past:

‘Thanks for the help Sally,’ said Frankie.
Frankie thanked Sally for his help.

‘Jim, can you get some groceries from the supermarket for me please?’ asked his mother.
Mother asked Jim to get some groceries from the supermarket for her.

‘I don’t want to be here!’ shouted the girl.
The girl shouted that she did not want to be there.

‘I’ve been experiencing very severe headaches, doctor,’ said Jay.
Jay told the doctor that he had been experiencing very severe headaches.

The shop assistant asked the woman, ‘Can I help you?’
The shop assistant asked the woman whether he could help her.
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Add speech marks to the following sentences.

Katie, can you call the council for ma please?
Katie, 'can you call the council for ma please?'

I’m worried, Jess said. I think I have lost my purse.
'I’m worried', Jess said. 'I think I have lost my purse'.

The sergeant barked to the troops, Stand to attention!
The sergeant barked to the troops, 'Stand to attention!'

This is the worst film I have seen in my life, moaned Ben.
'This is the worst film I have seen in my life', moaned Ben.

I left the house clean and tidy, explained Sam.
'I left the house clean and tidy', explained Sam.
Ending punctuation goes inside the quotation:

"Katie, can you call the council for ma please?'
'I’m worried," Jess said. 'I think I have lost my purse."
The sergeant barked to the troops, 'Stand to attention!'
'This is the worst film I have seen in my life," moaned Ben.
'I left the house clean and tidy," explained Sam.

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