I. put the following into indirect speech
1. “What have you got in your luggage?”
-> They wanted to know what I had got in my luggage.
2. “do you want me to type this document for you?(offer)
-> James offers to type this document for me
3. John said “I have finished studying my lesson”
-> John said that he had finished studying his lesson
4. “I’m just not going to the student party”(refuse)
-> Nora refuses to go to the student party
5. “Why didn’t you tell me about that yesterday, Peter?”
-> Jane asked Peter why he had not told Jane about that yesterday
6. “Are you a spy?”-> they asked me if I was a spy
7. “let’s stay here till the storm have passed”(suggest)
-> Laura suggests staying here till the storm have passed
8. “Do you have a notebook?”
-> They asked me if I had a notebook
9. “Would you like to have lunch with me on Saturday, Sarah?”(invite)
-> John invites Sarah to have luch with him on Saturday
10. “will it be safe to stay in the mountains for the night if the weather doesn’t change for the better?” ……………
>>we asked the guide if it would safe to stay in the mountains for the nighr in case the weather did not change for the better
11. “Where are you going?”
-> they wanted to know where I was going
12. “don’t go too near the edge of the cliff, boys”(warn)
-> He warns boys not to go too near the edge of the cliff
13. “Where have you come from?”
-> They wanted to know where I had come from
14. “ I’ll pay for the meal”
-> Sarah insisted on paying for the meal
15. “I’m really sorry. I got the message wrong” (apologize)
-> She apologizes to me for getting the message wrong
16. “don’t forget to go to the supermarket after work”
-> She reminded me not to go to the supermarket after work
17. “I’m sorry I couldn’t come to your birthday party last Sunday, John”
-> Mary apologizes to me for not coming to my birthday party Sunday before
18. “I am sorry that I didn’t invite her to my party last night”
-> I regret not inviting her to my party last night
19. “How long have you been in the country?”
-> They inquired how long I had been in the country
20. “I hear you won the championship. Congratulations”
-> Dane congratulated me on winning the championship
21. “ remember to switch the computer off when you’ve finished” (remind)
-> He reminds me to switch the computer off when I have finished
22. “Would you like to come on a picnic with us, Jane?”
-> He invited Jane to come on a picnic with them
23. “Have you spoken to anyone on your journey?” (they wonder)
-> They wonder if I have spoken to anyone on my journey

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