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Hi Teachers,

Would you please check if my conversion form the direct to indirect speech in the sentences below is correct?

Here're the sentences:

1)
D= He said to me, "I have often told you not to play with fire."
In= He told me that he had often told me not to play with fire.

2)
D= "You have all done very badly !", remarked the teacher.
In= The teacher remarked (that) we had all done very badly.

3)
D= They wrote, "It is time we thought about setting this matter."
In= They wrote (that) it was time they had thought about setting that matter.

4)
D= The teacher promised, "If you will come before school tomorrow, I will explain it."
In= The teacher promised us (that) if we would come before school tomorrow, she would explain it.

5)
D= She wrote, "I am waiting and watching and longing for my son's return.
In= She wrote that she was waiting and watching and longing for her son's return.

6)
D= The examiner's orders were, "No one is to bring books into the room nor ask me questions about what I have told you to do."
In= The examiner ordered (that) no one was to bring books into the room nor ask him questions about what he had told you to do.

7)
D= The dwarf said to her, "Promise me that when you are queen you will give me your first-born child.
In= The dwarf requested her to promise him that when she is queen she would give him her first-born child. [I don't think I have made this correct, teachers]

8)
D= "This is my horse", said he, "and if I do not prove it in a few minutes I will give up my claim."
In= He said (that) that was his horse and If he wouldn't have proven it in a few minutes he would have given up his claim.

Thank you, teachers
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