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Category: Passive voice and reported speech

Reported speech.

Transform the given sentences into the reported speech.

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Please use short forms e.g. haven't instead of have not in negative statements and use long forms in positive statements e.g. I am instead of I'm.

1. 'Don't tell anybody,' said John. John asked .2. 'I don't have enough money,' said Kate. Kate said she enough money.3. 'I can help you,' she said. She said she .4. 'I have lost my wallet,' said James. James said he .5. 'Wait for me,' asked Susan. Susan asked .6. 'I'm going to buy a new car,' said Paul. Paul said he a new car.7. 'Do you feel good?' asked Sue. Sue asked .8. 'I'm not hungry because I've just eaten,' said my brother. My brother said he .9. 'I feel good,' said John. He said he good.10. 'I can't go to the party,' said Sara. Sara said she .11. 'I will phone you when I arrive,' said Peter. Peter said he .12. 'I have never met you,' said Paul to me. Paul said it was the first time he .13. She said: 'Don't move!' She told us .14. 'I'm tired because I have been running,' he said. He said he .15. 'My house has been broken into,' she said. She said that .